The Centre for the Study of Mind in Nature's (CSMN) principal goal is to understand the characteristic features of human minds and their place in nature. This understanding is to be gained though a comprehensive study of central mental capacities as expressed in rational, linguistic and moral agency.
CSMN is a Norwegian Centre of Excellence funded by the Research Council of Norway and the University of Oslo. CSMN is hosted by the Department of Philosophy, Classics, History of Art and Ideas.
Activities started in 2007 and will last till July 2017.