Axel Seemann

Axel Seemann is Associate Professor in the Department of Philosophy at Bentley University.

Books by this Author

Perceptual Common Knowledge, Demonstrative Communication, and Social Space
By Axel Seemann
In The Shared World, Axel Seemann offers a new treatment of the capacity to perceive, act on, and know about the world together with others. Seemann argues that creatures capable of joint attention stand in a unique perceptual and epistemic relation to their surroundings; they operate in an environment that they, through their communication with their fellow perceivers, help constitute. Seemann...

Books by this Editor

New Developments in Psychology, Philosophy of Mind, and Social Neuroscience
Edited By Axel Seemann
Academic interest in the phenomenon of joint attention—the capacity to attend to an object together with another creature—has increased rapidly over the past two decades. Yet it isn’t easy to spell out in detail what joint attention is, how it ought to be characterized, and what exactly its significance consists in. The writers for this volume address these and related questions...