Conflicts as Signals

2009–2015 / Project Head: Prof. Dr. Birgit Stürmer

Project Description
In the context of the German Research Foundation (DFG) financed "Conflicts as Signals" 778 Research Group (spokespeople: Prof. Dr. Peter Frensch, Prof. Dr. Stephan Brandt, Prof. Dr. Birgit Stürmer), seven part-projects are being supported in two funding phases. The researcher group, which is centred in the Berlin region, is positioned at the interface between cognition research and the neurosciences. It is investigating the onset, the processing and especially the consequences of conflicts in human cognitive systems.