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Hailfinder: Tools for and Experiences with Bayesian Normative Modeling

Jie W Weiss and David J Weiss

in A Science of Decision Making: The Legacy of Ward Edwards

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195322989
eISBN:
9780199869206
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195322989.003.0010
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

Bayes Nets (BNs) and Influence Diagrams (IDs), new tools that use graphic user interfaces to facilitate representation of complex inference and decision structures, it are the core elements of new ... More


The Democratic Culture of Unified Germany

Dieter Fuchs

in Critical Citizens: Global Support for Democratic Government

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198295686
eISBN:
9780191600043
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198295685.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Taking the example of unified Germany, this chapter examines how a democratic culture can develop among people who have lived for decades in an autocratic state. The first section outlines the ... More


Ecological Rationality: The Normative Study of Heuristics

Gerd Gigerenzer and Peter M. Todd

in Ecological Rationality: Intelligence in the World

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780195315448
eISBN:
9780199932429
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195315448.003.0142
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Human-Technology Interaction

Logic and probability theory have been the traditional arbiters of the normative question of how to make good decisions, while psychology has been relegated to studying the descriptive question of ... More


Contextual Modulations of Visual Receptive Fields: A Bayesian Perspective

Sophie Denève and Timm Lochmann

in Sensory Cue Integration

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780195387247
eISBN:
9780199918379
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195387247.003.0022
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter proposes a normative neural model of visual processing under the assumption that visual spiking neurons optimally detect the presence of independent objects in dynamic visual scenes. ... More


From Critique of Power to a Critical Theory of Judgment

Albena Azmanova

in The Scandal of Reason: A Critical Theory of Political Judgment

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231153805
eISBN:
9780231527286
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231153805.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter lays out a larger analytical framework that accommodates a model of political judgment able to combine normative rigor with political cogency. It outlines the key dimensions of this ... More


The Critical Consensus Model

Albena Azmanova

in The Scandal of Reason: A Critical Theory of Political Judgment

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231153805
eISBN:
9780231527286
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231153805.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter reconstructs the normative structure of public reason in a way that accommodates the hermeneutic level of phronetic orientation. This allows an alternative interpretation of the ... More


How Are Norms Brought About? A State of the Art of Current Research

Martin Neumann

in Minding Norms: Mechanisms and dynamics of social order in agent societies

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199812677
eISBN:
9780199369553
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199812677.003.0004
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Models and Architectures, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter analyses the current state of the art in normative agent-based social simulation models. Broadly speaking, two approaches can be distinguished: on one hand, models that are inspired by ... More


Philosophical Liberalism: Reasonable Judgment

Albena Azmanova

in The Scandal of Reason: A Critical Theory of Political Judgment

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231153805
eISBN:
9780231527286
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231153805.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter looks at the contribution and limitations of Rawls' theory of justice in solving the problem of a politically relevant moral theory (the judgment paradox). Rawls uses for this a liberal ... More


Interlude: Models and Their Contribution to Design

Raya Fidel

in Human Information Interaction: An Ecological Approach to Information Behavior

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262017008
eISBN:
9780262301473
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262017008.003.0009
Subject:
Information Science, Information Science

Models are used to guide the design of all artifacts, whether a chair, a bridge, an airplane, or an information system. The models can be presented in various forms, from pictures to blueprints and ... More


A Novel Framework for Improving Psychiatric Diagnostic Nosology

Shelly B. Flagel, Daniel S. Pine, Susanne E. Ahmari, Michael B. First, Karl J. Friston, Christoph Mathys, A. David Redish, Katharina Schmack, Jordan W. Smoller, and Anita Thapar

in Computational Psychiatry: New Perspectives on Mental Illness

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780262035422
eISBN:
9780262337854
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262035422.003.0010
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience

This chapter proposes a new framework for diagnostic nosology based on Bayesian principles. This novel integrative framework builds upon and improves the current diagnostic system in psychiatry. ... More


Conclusion: Letting Go of Ideal Theory

Albena Azmanova

in The Scandal of Reason: A Critical Theory of Political Judgment

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231153805
eISBN:
9780231527286
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231153805.003.0011
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This concluding chapter summarizes the development of a critical theory of judgment discussed in the preceding chapters. The proposed theory of deliberative judgment relies on an account of the ... More


People and Change in Indigenous Australia

Diane Austin-Broos and Francesca Merlan (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780824867966
eISBN:
9780824876920
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824867966.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

Since the advent of European settlement, indigenous Australians have been subject to continual change and entrenched inequality. This has been their shared experience even as regional histories have ... More


Rolling Back Idealizations

Paul Weirich

in Rational Responses to Risks

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
August 2020
ISBN:
9780190089412
eISBN:
9780190089443
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190089412.003.0011
Subject:
Philosophy, Logic/Philosophy of Mathematics

Common principles of rationality adopt idealizations that a normative model makes explicit. A standard method of generalizing the model is to relax an idealization and revise principles of ... More


People and Change in Indigenous Australia

Diane Austin-Broos and Francesca Merlan

in People and Change in Indigenous Australia

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780824867966
eISBN:
9780824876920
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824867966.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

This introduction provides coverage of anthropological theorization of personhood, and Australianist work on personhood. In doing so it identifies major works, their contribution, and changes in the ... More


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