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The Architecture of Cognition

1st Edition

By John R. Anderson

Psychology Press

360 pages

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Now available in paper, The Architecture of Cognition is a classic work that remains relevant to theory and research in cognitive science. The new version of Anderson's theory of cognitive architecture -- Adaptive Control of Thought (ACT*) -- is a theory of the basic principles of operation built into the cognitive system and is the main focus of the book.

Table of Contents

Contents: Production Systems and ACT. Knowledge Representation. Spread of Activation. Control of Cognition. Memory for Facts. Procedural Learning. Language Acquisition.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
PSYCHOLOGY / Cognitive Psychology