Giorgio Marchetti is a theorist of mind. He took his university degree in foreign languages and literatures at IULM, Milan, in 1989, under the supervision of Silvio Ceccato. In 1995 he began his collaboration with the Laboratory for the Culture of the Artificial directed by Massimo Negrotti at the University of Urbino. A contract professor at the Faculty of Sociology of the University of Urbino and author of various works on mind, consciousness, aesthetics and sociology, in 2002 he founded the www.mind-consciousness-language.com research net. He is review editor of Frontiers in Consciousness Research, editorial board member of the International Journal of Brain and Cognitive Sciences,, and member of IEEE Task Force on Towards Human-like Intelligence
2010, (edited with Andrew A. Fingelkurts and Alexander A. Fingelkurts) Brain, Mind and Language Functional Architecture,The Open Neuroimaging Journal, 4, pp. 26-92.
2021, with Pier Celeste Marchetti, La grammatica è un'opinione? Breve riflessione sul linguaggio naturale, PlaceBook Publishing.
2002, (with D. Bertasio) "Invisibility revealed by visibility", in
Negrotti M. (ed.) Yearbook of the Artificial. Nature , Culture &
Technology, Vol.1, pag. 53-66.
2002, (with D. Bertasio) "Specchio delle mie brame, chi è la più bella del reame?", in Porrello A. (ed.) L'industria culturale e il prodotto moda, QuattroVenti, Urbino.
“A presentation of Attentional Semantics",
Cognitive Processing, Vol. 7, No. 3, 163-194
2010, (with Giulio Benedetti, Alexander A. Fingelkurts and Andrew A. Fingelkurts), "Mind Operational Semantics and Brain Operational Architectonics: a Putative Correspondence", The Open Neuroimaging Journal, 4, pp. 53-69
2015, "Attentional Semantics: An Overview" in Marchetti G., Benedetti, G. and Alharbi, A. (eds.) Attention and Meaning. The Attentional Basis of Meaning, Nova Science Publishers, Hauppauge, NY, (pp. 33-76).
2018, “Consciousness: a unique way of processing information", Cognitive Processing, DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/s10339-018-0855-8
1994, “Analisi della congiunzione ‘e’”, in Working Papers della Società di Cultura Metodologico-Operativa, 50, 1-14.
2001, “A Theory of Consciousness”, http://www.mind-consciousness-language.com/articles giorgio.htm.
2003, “Foundations of Attentional Semantics”, http://www.mind-consciousness-language.com/articles giorgio2.htm.
importance of non-attentional operations for Attentional Semantics”,
2007, “Time is energy. A hypothesis on the attentional origin of the conscious experience of time, http://www.mind-consciousness-language.com/articles giorgio6.htm
2011, “REL-AT: A relational-attentional account of consciousness”, http://www.mind-consciousness-language.com/articles giorgio10.htm.
2003, commentary on How
Children Learn the Meanings of Words, by P. Bloom, The MIT Press,
Cambridge, Mass. (2000), in
2004, commentary on Semantica operativa. La semantica in termini di operazioni mentali. Parte prima. Principi generali, metodologia e tecnica di analisi, by Giulio Benedetti (2001), www.mind-consciousness-language.com/articles benedetti1.htm, in http://www.mind-consciousness-language.com/comm.htm.
2006, commentary on Il tempo. Saggio di psicologia sperimentale, by G. B. Vicario, il Mulino, Bologna (2005), in http://www.mind-consciousness-language.com/comm.htm
2006, commentary on The Structure of Time. language, meaning and temporal cognition by Vyvyan Evans, John Benjamins Pub. Com., Amsterdam/Philadelphia (2004), in http://www.mind-consciousness-language.com/comm.htm
2007, commentary on The Neuroscience of Language. On Brain circuits of Words and Serial Order by Friedemann Pulvermüller, Cambridge University Press, New York (2002), in http://www.mind-consciousness-language.com/comm.htm
2008, commentary on The Cognitive Approach to Conscious Machines by Pentti O. Haikonen, Imprint Academic. Exeter, UK (2003) in http://www.mind-consciousness-language.com/comm.htm
2009, commentary on The Sense of Space by David Morris, SUNY, Albany, NY (2004) in http://www.mind-consciousness-language.com/comm.htm
2010:Mind and Brain Operations: Comment on «Natural World Physical, Brain Operational, and Mind Phenomenal Space-Time», by Andrew A. Fingelkurts, Alexander A. Fingelkurts and Carlos F. H. Neves, in Physics of Life Reviews, Volume 7, Issue 2, 195-249, 2010. The commentary is published in: Physics of Life Reviews, Volume 7, Issue 2, 254-255, 2010
2010: commentary on Attention and Recombinance. A Cognitive-Semantic Investigation into Morphological Compositionality in English by Martina Lampert, Peter Lang, Frankfurt am Main, (2009) in http://www.mind-consciousness-language.com/comm.htm
1998, (edited with M. Bignardi, A. P. Fiorillo and D. Bertasio)
Alfabeti. Narrazioni di segni, Università degli Studi di Urbino -
Ente Provinviale Per il Turismo di Salerno, Salerno.
2006, “Contemporaneo: le ragioni di una distinzione”, in Bruno Marcucci (ed.) Contemporaneo. 99 definizioni, Ernesto Paleari Editore, Pesaro-Urbino.
Send your contributions, proposals for collaboration and research projects - in English, possibly in a doc, rtf or pdf file format - to Giorgio Marchetti at firstname.lastname@example.org