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The Scope and Plausibility of Cognitive Pluralist Epistemology

Steven Horst

in Beyond Reduction: Philosophy of Mind and Post-Reductionist Philosophy of Science

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780195317114
eISBN:
9780199871520
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195317114.003.0009
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

This chapter argues for the plausibility of Cognitive Pluralism as a general principle of cognitive architecture, and argues further that scientific pluralism is plausibly seen as a special case of ... More


Puzzling over the Imagination: Philosophical Problems, Architectural Solutions

Jonathan M. Weinberg and Aaron Meskin

in The Architecture of the Imagination: New Essays on Pretence, Possibility, and Fiction

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
May 2007
ISBN:
9780199275731
eISBN:
9780191706103
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199275731.003.0010
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

This chapter addresses three distinct philosophical issues concerning the imagination: the puzzle of emotions and fiction, imaginative resistance, and the distinction between imagination and ... More


The Architecture of the Mind

Peter Carruthers

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2007
ISBN:
9780199207077
eISBN:
9780191708909
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199207077.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

This book is a comprehensive development and defence of one of the guiding assumptions of evolutionary psychology: that the human mind is composed of a large number of semi-independent modules. One ... More


Two Theories About the Cognitive Architecture Underlying Morality

Daniel Kelly and Stephen Stich

in The Innate Mind, Volume 3: Foundations and the Future

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2008
ISBN:
9780195332834
eISBN:
9780199868117
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195332834.003.0018
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

This chapter compares two theories about the cognitive architecture underlying morality. One theory, proposed by Sripada and Stich (2006), posits an interlocking set of innate mechanisms that ... More


How Can the Human Mind Occur in the Physical Universe?

John R. Anderson

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780195324259
eISBN:
9780199786671
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195324259.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Models and Architectures

This book takes its title from the last lecture by Allen Newell, one of the pioneers of cognitive science. He said, “The question for me is how can the human mind occur in the physical universe? We ... More


Conclusion

Melissa M. Terras

in Image to Interpretation: An Intelligent System to Aid Historians in Reading the Vindolanda Texts

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199204557
eISBN:
9780191708121
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199204557.003.0006
Subject:
Classical Studies, British and Irish History: BCE to 500CE

This research has demonstrated that an MDL architecture such as the GRAVA system can be appropriated to generate possible solutions to interpretation problems, which span different semantic levels ... More


Two Theories About the Cognitive Architecture Underlying Morality

Daniel Kelly and Stephen Stich

in Collected Papers, Volume 2: Knowledge, Rationality, and Morality, 1978-2010

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199733477
eISBN:
9780199949823
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199733477.003.0014
Subject:
Philosophy, General

This chapter compares two theories about the cognitive architecture underlying morality. One theory, proposed by Sripada and Stich (2006), posits an interlocking set of innate mechanisms that ... More


Toward an Integrated, Comprehensive Theory of Visual Search

Anthony Hornof

in Integrated Models of Cognitive Systems

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195189193
eISBN:
9780199847457
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195189193.003.0022
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Models and Architectures

With the goal of moving toward a comprehensive theory of visual search that could predict visual search performance for a wide range of applied visual tasks, this chapter describes how a ... More


Ending the Rationality Wars: How to Make Disputes About Human Rationality Disappear

Richard Samuels, Stephen Stich, and Michael Bishop

in Collected Papers, Volume 2: Knowledge, Rationality, and Morality, 1978-2010

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199733477
eISBN:
9780199949823
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199733477.003.0009
Subject:
Philosophy, General

This chapter argues that much of the dispute between evolutionary psychologists and those in the heuristics and biases tradition is itself an illusion. The fireworks generated by each side focusing ... More


Lessons from Defining Theories of Stress for Cognitive Architectures

Frank E. Ritter, Andrew L. Reifers, Laura Cousino Klein, and Michael J. Schoelles

in Integrated Models of Cognitive Systems

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195189193
eISBN:
9780199847457
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195189193.003.0018
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Models and Architectures

This chapter describes a range of theories of how cognition is influenced by stress. It uses a cognitive architecture, ACT-R (adaptive control of thought-rational), to represent these theories ... More


Reasoning as Cognitive Self-Regulation

Nicholas L. Cassimatis

in Integrated Models of Cognitive Systems

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195189193
eISBN:
9780199847457
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195189193.003.0006
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Models and Architectures

Comprehensive models of reasoning require models of cognitive control and vice versa. The cognitive architectures used to model the cognitive processes involved in reasoning and control are based on ... More


Active Perception and Perceiving Action: The Shared Circuits Model

Susan Hurley

in Perceptual Experience

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199289769
eISBN:
9780191711046
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199289769.003.0007
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, Metaphysics/Epistemology

Recently, research on imitation and its role in social cognition has been flourishing across various disciplines. After briefly reviewing these developments under the heads of behaviour, subpersonal ... More


Ecological Resources for Modeling Interactive Behavior and Embedded Cognition

Alex Kirlik

in Integrated Models of Cognitive Systems

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195189193
eISBN:
9780199847457
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195189193.003.0014
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Models and Architectures

A recent trend in cognitive modeling is to couple cognitive architecture with computer models or simulations of dynamic environments to study interactive behavior and embedded cognition. Progress in ... More


Bounding Rational Analysis: Constraints on Asymptotic Performance

Andrew Howes, Richard L. Lewis, and Alonso Vera

in Integrated Models of Cognitive Systems

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195189193
eISBN:
9780199847457
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195189193.003.0028
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Models and Architectures

How can we explain human behavior? This chapter articulates an approach that emphasizes explanations in terms of the optimal behavior given not only on constraints imposed by the objective and ... More


The Neurocognition of Language

Colin M. Brown and Peter Hagoort (eds)

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198507932
eISBN:
9780191687242
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198507932.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience

This book brings together experts on human language and the brain to present the first critical overview of the cognitive neuroscience of language, one of the fastest-moving areas today. In-depth ... More


The Motivational and Metacognitive Control in CLARION

Ron Sun

in Integrated Models of Cognitive Systems

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195189193
eISBN:
9780199847457
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195189193.003.0005
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Models and Architectures

This chapter presents an overview of a relatively recent cognitive architecture and its internal control structures, that is, motivational and metacognitive mechanisms. It starts by looking at some ... More


How to Build a Brain: A Neural Architecture for Biological Cognition

Chris Eliasmith

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199794546
eISBN:
9780199345236
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199794546.001.0001
Subject:
Neuroscience, Behavioral Neuroscience, Techniques

How to build a brain provides a detailed, guided exploration of a new cognitive architecture that takes biological detail seriously, while addressing cognitive phenomena. The Semantic ... More


Externalism, Architecturalism, and Epistemic Warrant *

Martin Davies

in Knowing Our Own Minds

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199241408
eISBN:
9780191598692
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199241406.003.0012
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

Externalism about some mental property, M, is the thesis that whether a person has M conceptually depends, in part, on the person's environment. Architecturalism about M is the thesis that whether a ... More


Integrated Models of Driver Behavior

Dario D. Salvucci

in Integrated Models of Cognitive Systems

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195189193
eISBN:
9780199847457
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195189193.003.0024
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Models and Architectures

As cognitive architectures continue to move forward toward more truly “unified theories of cognition,” integration has played and will continue to play a key role in their development. At least two ... More


Steps toward an Evolutionary Psychology of a Culture‐Dependent Specie s

Daniel M. T. Fessler

in The Innate Mind: Volume 2: Culture and Cognition

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
May 2007
ISBN:
9780195310139
eISBN:
9780199871209
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195310139.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

Socially-transmitted information allows humans to survive in diverse social and ecological systems, a pattern that is as old as — and perhaps even predates — our species. This suggests that natural ... More


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