PhD in Psychology Neurology and Data Science
ProfessorLecce Serena

STUDY OF THEORY OF MIND AND PRAGMATICS

This project examines the relationships between Theory of Mind  and pragmatics in a life span perspective. The main aim is to understand the existence and the direction of the relationship between children’s ToM and two core aspects of pragmatics: metaphors and humor. The project involves direct data collection and the use of statistical softwares (SPSS and R). The candidate must have a good knowledge of statistics and English (written and oral).