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dr. M. (Machiel) Keestra

Faculty of Science
Inst.voor Interdisciplinaire Studies
Photographer: Paul Born

Visiting address
  • Science Park 904
  • Room number:C3.132
Postal address
  • Postbus 94224
    1090 GE Amsterdam
  • Portretfoto 2019
    Machiel Keestra
  • Publications

    2017

    • Keestra, M. (2017). Drawing on a Sculpted Space of Actions: Educating for Expertise while Avoiding a Cognitive Monster. Journal of Philosophy of Education, 51(3), 620-639. https://doi.org/10.1111/1467-9752.12254 [details]
    • Keestra, M. (2017). Introduction: Multi-Level Perspectives on Interdisciplinary Cognition and Team Collaboration - Challenges and Opportunities. Issues in Interdisciplinary Studies, 35, 113-120. [details]
    • Keestra, M. (2017). Metacognition and Reflection by Interdisciplinary Experts: Insights from Cognitive Science and Philosophy. Issues in Interdisciplinary Studies, 35, 121-169. [details]

    2015

    • Keestra, A., & Keestra, M. (2015). A ‘Circulation Model’ of Education: A Response to Challenges of Education at the New University . Krisis, 2015(2), 90-98. [details]

    2012

    • Keestra, M. (2012). Bounded mirroring: joint action and group membership in political theory and cognitive neuroscience. In F. Vander Valk (Ed.), Thinking about the Body Politic: Essays on Neuroscience and Political Theory (pp. 222-248). London: Routledge. [details]

    2011

    2009

    2008

    2012

    • Keestra, M. (2012). Understanding human action: integrating meanings, mechanisms, causes, and contexts. In A. F. Repko, W. H. Newell, & R. Szostak (Eds.), Case studies in interdisciplinary research (pp. 225-258). Thousand Oaks, Calif.: Sage. https://doi.org/10.4135/9781483349541 [details]

    2004

    • Keestra, M. (2004). 'Darwin hat den Geist vergessen!': Nietzsches worsteling met de evolutietheorie. BLIND : Interdisciplinair Tijdschrift, 2. [details]

    2018

    • Keestra, M. (Author). (2018). Overcoming a paradox? Preparing students for transdisciplinary environments. Web publication/site, i2insights. Retrieved from https://i2insights.org/2018/01/30/preparing-transdisciplinary-students/ [details]
    • Keestra, M., & van den Hout, P. (2018). Wagner en de Meesters van het Wantrouwen: overlap en verschillen: Verslag van de lezing van Machiel Keestra in het Goethe-Institut op 12 feb. Wagner Kroniek, 58(2), 13-17. [details]
    • Keestra, M., Thompson Klein, J., & Szostak, R. (2018). ‘Intercultural Endeavors’ Explored at ‘TD-Net’ Conference. Association for Integrative Studies Newsletter, 40(1), 1-5; 21-24. [details]

    2016

    • Menken, S. (Ed.), Keestra, M. (Ed.), Rutting, L., Post, G., de Roo, M., Blad, S., & de Greef, L. (2016). An introduction to interdisciplinary research: theory and practice. (Perspectives on interdisciplinarity; Vol. 2). Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press. [details]

    2015

    • Keestra, M. (2015). Understanding Human Action. Integraiting Meanings, Mechanisms, Causes, and Contexts. In V. Bazhanov, & R. W. Scholz (Eds.), Transdisciplinarity in Philosophy and Science: Approaches, Problems, Prospects = Transdist︠s︡iplinarnostʹ v filosofii i nauke: podkhody, problemy, perspektivy (pp. 201-235). Moscow: "Navigator" Publishing House. [details]

    2014

    • Keestra, M. (2014). Conflict en compassie: een hedendaagse blik op Wagner en een wagneriaanse blik op onszelf. In R. Helmers, & P. Westbroek (Eds.), Conflict en compassie: 200 jaar Richard Wagner (pp. 157-166). Amsterdam: Nationale Opera & Ballet. [details]

    2007

    • Keestra, M. (2007). Vliegles voor de uil van Minerva? - Hoger onderwijs als voorbereiding op arbeidsmarkt en burgerschap. Tijdschrift voor Hoger Onderwijs, 25(2), 69-83. [details]

    2003

    • Keestra, M. (2003). Over vernieuwbouwing: een crashcourse metafysica. In Arcam: tentoonstellingsbrochure `wegens verbouwing geopend' (pp. 18-21). Amsterdam: Arcam. [details]

    2001

    • Keestra, M. (2001). De ongrijpbaarheid van ironie. De Helling, 16-18. [details]

    2000

    • Keestra, M. (2000). Inleiding. In M. Keestra (Ed.), Tien westerse filosofen (pp. 11-22). Amsterdam: Nieuwezijds. [details]

    1999

    • Keestra, M. (1999). 'Elektra' und Hegels unterbewertung der individualität und öffentlichen gerechtigkeit auf der antiken szene. In A. Arndt, B. Bal, & H. Ottmann (Eds.), Hegels Ästhetik: Die Kunst der Politik - Die Politik der Kunst (pp. 116-120). Berlin: Akademie Verlag. [details]
    • Keestra, M., & Achterhuis, H. (1999). Utopie, leidraad of valkuil: inleiding. Wijsgerig Perspectief op Maatschappij en Wetenschap, 39(4), 97-98. [details]

    1998

    • Keestra, M. (1998). De strijd om het vermijden van tragische conflicten: naar aanleiding van Hegels rechtsfilosofie [Review of: C. Menke (1996) Tragödie im Sittlichen: gerechtigkeit und freiheit nach Hegel; P. Cobben (1996) Postdialectische zedelijkheid: ontwerp voor een Hegeliaans antwoord op Heidegger, Habermans, Derrida en Levinas]. Krisis, 71, 93-99. [details]

    1996

    • Keestra, M. (1996). Het besluit tot handelen en reflectie: naar aanleiding van Aristoteles en Hegel. Rotterdamse Filosofische Studies, 21, 159-164. [details]

    1995

    • Keestra, M. (1995). Quine, Davidson en Hegel op zoek naar betekenissen. In M. ter Hark, P. S. Hasper, & R. G. Hilbrands (Eds.), Congresbundel filosofiedag Groningen (pp. 95-99). Delft: Eburon. [details]

    1993

    • Keestra, M. (1993). Eén heerser moet er zijn: Schelling, Hegel en Artistoteles over een Homeruscitaat. In W. van Dooren, & T. Hoff (Eds.), Aktueel Filosoferen (pp. 146-152). Delft: Eburon. [details]

    1991

    • Keestra, M. (1991). Waar stil te staan? Aristoteles en de vraag naar principes van kennis. Stoicheia : Tijdschrift voor Historische Wijsbegeerte, 6(2/3), 3-24. [details]

    1990

    • Keestra, M. (1990). Het uitgangspunt van Hegels bemoeienis met de rechtsfilosofie: [ter inleiding]. Stoicheia : Tijdschrift voor Historische Wijsbegeerte, 5(3), 3-9. [details]

    2016

    • Keestra, M. (2016). What are we integrating in interdisciplinary research? Towards more robust explanations and models in environmental and cognitive sciences. Paper presented at Cátedra Patrimonial en Medio Ambiente: DR. HÉCTOR MAYAGOITIA DOMÍNGUEZ, Mexico, Mexico.

    Membership

    • Keestra, M. (2018). Visiting Fellow at the Center for Philosophy of Science, University of Pittsburgh, Center for Philosophy of Science, University of Pittsburgh.
    • Keestra, M. (2016-2017). Member of Scientific Advisory Committee to the International Transdisciplinarity Conference 2017, International Transdisciplinarity Conference 2017, Lüneburg.

    Media appearance

    • Keestra, M. (27-09-2016). NEUROPOLITIEK De strijd om het brein van de kiezer [Print] De Morgen. NEUROPOLITIEK De strijd om het brein van de kiezer.
    • Keestra, M. (15-11-2015). Amsterdam FM [Radio] Amsterdam, Amsterdam FM. Amsterdam FM.
    • Keestra, M. (31-01-2015). Filosofie, literatuur en muziek: Mantovani - Schlemihl, Strauss - Also Sprach Zarathustra [Radio] Amsterdam, Radio 4. Filosofie, literatuur en muziek: Mantovani - Schlemihl, Strauss - Also Sprach Zarathustra.
    • Keestra, M. (20-03-2011). Interview met Keestra t.b.v. documentaire over Wagner's Parsifal voor NTR Podium [Television] Amsterdam, NTR Podium. Interview met Keestra t.b.v. documentaire over Wagner's Parsifal voor NTR Podium.
    • Keestra, M. (20-02-2011). Columns voor Amsterdam FM-radioprogramma "Swammerdam - wetenschap in Amsterdam" [Radio] Amsterdam. Columns voor Amsterdam FM-radioprogramma "Swammerdam - wetenschap in Amsterdam".

    Journal editor

    • Keestra, M. (editor) (2011). Synthese (Journal).

    Talk / presentation

    • Keestra, M. (speaker) (8-11-2018). Interdisciplinary Integration After the Neuro-turn: Problems with the ‘Neurofication’ of Theology, Georgia Institute of Technology.
    • Keestra, M. (speaker) (24-3-2017). Challenges for Expertise in an Interdisciplinary Team Context: Metacognizing and its Role in Distributed Cognition, Saint Mary's University, Twickenham.
    • Keestra, M. (speaker) (16-11-2016). Narrative simulation and agency: minimizing prediction error and enhancing coherence?, Worlding the Brain: Patterns and Rhythms in Neuroscience and the Humanities, Amsterdam.
    • Keestra, M. (speaker) (28-10-2016). Interdisciplinarity as fostering – not deterimental to – disciplinary academic education: some results from the A’dam Institute for Interdisciplinary Studies, University of Ottawa.
    • Keestra, M. (speaker) (6-10-2016). Facing the challenges of interdisciplinary research: step by step through a multi-phase model of interdisciplinary research, Centro Interdisciplinario de Investigaciones y Estudios sobre Medio Ambiente y Desarrollo (CIIEMAD).
    • Keestra, M. (speaker) (28-4-2016). Interdisciplinary Research – Introducing a Process Model, INION.
    • Keestra, M. (speaker) (17-3-2016). Constraining our predictive brains with narratives as cognitive tools: can we avoid social exclusion?, Worlding the Brain: Patterns and Rhythms in Neuroscience and the Humanities, Amsterdam.
    • Keestra, M. (speaker) (9-12-2015). Licht brengen in de duisternis? Controverses tijdens en na de Verlichting, Spui 25 voordracht, Amsterdam.
    • Keestra, M. (speaker) (24-10-2015). Playing the Devil's Advocate: 
Is there a tension between the goals of interdisciplinarity and the values of diversity?, Association for Interdisciplinary Studies conference, Merrimack College, Andover MA.
    • Keestra, M. (speaker) (12-9-2015). Outdated yet still relevant: Aristotle’s ‘Posterior Analytics’ as a challenger of a current philosophy of science.
, Conference: Liberal Arts and Sciences and Core Texts in the European Context, Amsterdam.
    • Keestra, M. (speaker) (13-3-2015). Enhancing Integrative Psychological Science as Interdisciplinary, Distributed, Team Cognition: Meeting the Challenge of Intercultural Differences, International Convention of Psychological Science, Amsterdam.
    • Keestra, M. (speaker) (15-10-2011). Some positions in the trajectory of the interdisciplinary interpretation of Aristotle's ethical theory, Association for Integrtive Studies annual conference, Grand Rapids (MI).
    • Keestra, M. (speaker) (14-10-2011). Understanding Human Action. Integrating Meanings, Mechanisms, Causes, and Contexts. Presentation for a panel on 'Case Studies in Interdisciplinary Research (eds. Repko, Newell, Szostak, 2011), Association for Integrative Studies annual conference, Grand Rapids (MI).
    • Keestra, M. (speaker) (16-6-2011). Assumptions of de-composability and re-composability in interdisciplinary research: lessons from cognitive neuroscience., Inaugural seminar of the International Network for Interdisciplinarity & Transdisciplinarity, Utrecht.
    • Keestra, M. (speaker) (2-4-2011). Imaging the Mind or Opening Pandora’s Box? Introduction to 2 nd day of the conference ‘Imaging the mind? Taking stock a decade after the ‘decade of the brain’', International conference ‘Imaging the mind? Taking stock a decade after the ‘decade of the brain’', Amsterdam.
    • Keestra, M. (speaker) (27-3-2011). "Nie sollst du mich befragen" - grondeloosheid en vertrouwen in Wagner’s Lohengrin (Groundlessness and trust in Wagner’s Lohengrin), Annual seminar of the Nederlands Wagner Genootschap, Ermelo (NL).

    Others

    • Besser, S. (organiser), Keestra, M. (organiser), Lysen, F. C. (organiser), Kiverstein, J. D. (organiser), Pisters, P. P. R. W. (organiser) & Kuipers, H. H. (organiser) (2-11-2017 - 4-11-2017). Worlding the Brain 2, Amsterdam (organising a conference, workshop, ...).
    • Keestra, M. (participant) (14-9-2017). International Transdisciplinarity Conference 2017, Lüneburg. Invited plenary panel organizer and chair: "Teaching And Learning In Transdisciplinary Environments. Preparing The Next Generation For Navigating (…) (organising a conference, workshop, ...).
    • Keestra, M. (participant) (2-2-2017). National Interdisciplinary Education Conference, Amsterdam. Co-organizer, with drs. Linda de Greef, of the first of an ongoing series of Dutch National Interdisciplinary Education conferences (organising a conference, workshop, ...).
    • Besser, S. (organiser), Keestra, M. (organiser), Pisters, P. P. R. W. (organiser) & Kiverstein, J. D. (organiser) (16-11-2016). Predictive Processing as an Interdisciplinary Concept, Amsterdam (organising a conference, workshop, ...).
    • Besser, S. (organiser), Keestra, M. (organiser), Kiverstein, J. D. (organiser), Lysen, F. C. (organiser) & Pisters, P. P. R. W. (organiser) (17-3-2016 - 19-3-2016). Worlding the Brain: Patterns and Rhythms in Neuroscience and the Humanities, Amsterdam. These upcoming three days, numerous artists and scholars from diversebackgrounds will address the ubiquity of the human brain in contemporary (…) (organising a conference, workshop, ...).

    2014

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