Grasping
Project Overview
… it is plausible to think that, when we understand something, our cognitive activity is unified. Phenomenal and epistemic aspects of understanding should, then, somehow correspond to each other: the question I pursue is how they do so, in principle. (…) The importance of my project consists in initiating a dialogue between Anglo-Saxon phenomenology, the epistemology of understanding, and the philosophy of scientific explanation.
Objectives & Methodology

The main problem besetting the current philosophical literature on understanding is that a study of conscious experiences accompanying understanding, and a study of what epistemic norms govern understanding, are almost exclusively pursued as two different inquiries. …

Impact & Workplan
Publishing four journal articles, a book, and organizing two conferences are the deliverable items measuring the impact of my projected postdoctoral studies. A first research output is publishing ISI indexed academic articles, two per academic year. …
Scientific Report 2020
The 2020 project stage was concerned with an initial review of possible epistemic norms for understanding, as well as with classifying kinds of conscious experiences co-occurring with understanding, as a first step toward raising the problem of how phenomenal and epistemic …