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Alexander B. Kiefer

Alexander Kiefer is a PhD candidate in philosophy & cognitive science at the CUNY Graduate Center. His research interests include unsupervised learning in neural networks, the link between higher-order representation and subjective awareness, and approaches to mental representation gounded in statistical modeling.

PPP Contributions


  • Kiefer, A. and Hohwy, J. (in review). Content and misrepresentation in hierarchical generative models. Synthese S.I. : Predictive Brains.

  • Kiefer, A. (2005). The intentional model in interpretation. Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism 63 (3), 271–281.

Online Resources