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Joëlle Proust

Joëlle Proust is currently director of research at the Institut Jean Nicod for Pierre-Gilles de Gennes Foundation in Paris, France. Her research centers on philosophy of logic and philosophy of mind.

OM Contributions


  • Proust, J. (2007). Metacognition and metarepresentation: Is a self-directed theory of mind a precondition for metacognition? Synthese, 159(2), 271-295.

  • Proust, J. (2003). Thinking of oneself as the same. Consciousness and Cognition, 12(4), 495-509.

  • Proust, J. (2001). A plea for mental acts. Synthese, 129(1), 105-128.

  • Proust, J. (2000). Awareness of agency: Three levels of analysis. In T. Metzinger (Ed.), The neural correlates of consciousness (pp. 307-324). Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.

  • Daprati, E., Franck, N., Georgieff, N., Proust, J., Pacherie, E., Dalery, J., & Jeannerod, M. (1997). Looking for the agent: An investigation into consciousness of action and self-consciousness in schizophrenic patients. Cognition, 65(1), 71-86.