Professor Speaks on Law and the Embodied Mind Workshop at Columbia University
July 29, 2010
Professor Adam Benforado presented "Law and the Embodied Mind: Connecting Embodied Cognition to Legal Theory" at the Barnard Interdisciplinary Workshop on Embodiment on July 23. The three-day workshop, funded by the National Science Foundation, was held at Columbia University’s Barnard College. It brought together 23 experts from across the cognitive sciences and humanities to plan and discuss the future of the rapidly growing field. For a recent New York Times article on embodied cognition click here. For a forthcoming article by Professor Benforado exploring some of the implications of embodiment research for courtroom interactions click here.