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Jakob Hohwy

Jakob Hohwy is currently associate professor of philosophy at Monash University in Melbourne, Australia. His research centers on cognitive science, neuropsychiatry, philosophy of mind, and philosophy of neuroscience.

OM Contributions


  • Hohwy, J. (2012). Attention and conscious perception in the hypothesis testing brain. Frontiers in Psychology, 3(1), 1-14.

  • Hohwy, J., & Paton, B. (2010). Explaining away the body: Experiences of supernaturally caused touch and touch on non-hand objects within the rubber hand illusion. PLoS ONE, 5(2), 1-10.

  • Hohwy, J., Roepstorff, A., & Friston, K. (2008). Predictive coding explains binocular rivalry: An epistemological review. Cognition, 108(3), 687-701.

  • Hohwy, J. (2007). Functional integration and the mind. Synthese, 159(3), 315-328.

  • Hohwy, J., & Frith, C. (2004). Can neuroscience explain consciousness? Journal of Consciousness Studies, 11(7-8), 180-198.