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The Evolution of Cognitive Representational Decision Making

Armin W. Schulz

in Efficient Cognition: The Evolution of Representational Decision Making

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780262037600
eISBN:
9780262345262
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262037600.003.0005
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter develops a new account of the evolution of cognitive representational decision making—i.e. of decision making that relies on representations about the state of the world. The core idea ... More


The Evolution of Conative Representational Decision Making

Armin W. Schulz

in Efficient Cognition: The Evolution of Representational Decision Making

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780262037600
eISBN:
9780262345262
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262037600.003.0006
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter defends a cognitive-efficiency-based account of the evolution of conative representational decision making. The core idea behind this account is that, similarly to cognitive ... More


Efficient Cognition: The Evolution of Representational Decision Making

Armin W. Schulz

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780262037600
eISBN:
9780262345262
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262037600.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

It is now widely accepted that many organisms (including humans) don’t just react to the world using behavioral reflexes, but also, at times, decide what to do by relying on mental representations. ... More


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