Frederick R Adams
Linguistics & Cognitive Science
Phone: (302) 831-6706
Office: 204 125 E. Main Street
- Focuses on learning and memory research.
- Adams' research interests include knowledge and how it is acquired, language and how words acquire meaning and reference, intentional action and its explanation.
- Authored the book, "The Bounds of Cognition." Adams' research explores the nature of cognition as it is studied in the cognitive sciences, including embodied cognition (intentional action) and its explanation.
- Has vast body of work in ethics. His recent scholarly work has focused on neuroethics and the ethical issues surrounding deep brain stimulation.
Professor, Linguistics and Cognitive Science