Volume 14 · Number 1 · Pages 27–30
How Far Can We Extend E-approaches? Calling for an Epistemological and Political History of Embodiment

Mathieu Arminjon

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Open peer commentary on the article “Decentering the Brain: Embodied Cognition and the Critique of Neurocentrism and Narrow-Minded Philosophy of Mind” by Shaun Gallagher. Abstract: I intend to explore some of the implications of Gallagher’s target article. Retracing the circulation of concepts such as “embodied,” “embedded,” “extended,” etc. in social epidemiology, feminist science and epigenetics, I advocate for studying E-approaches from an epistemological, historical and political viewpoint in order to critically assess the transformations of knowledge that we are currently witnessing.


Arminjon M. (2018) How far can we extend e-approaches? Calling for an epistemological and political history of embodiment. Constructivist Foundations 14(1): 27–30. http://constructivist.info/14/1/027

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