Cognitive Science Products

  • Philosophy of Mind and Phenomenology

    Conceptual and Empirical Approaches

    Edited by Daniel O. Dahlstrom, Andreas Elpidorou, Walter Hopp

    This volume identifies and develops how philosophy of mind and phenomenology interact in both conceptual and empirically-informed ways. The objective is to demonstrate that phenomenology, as the first-personal study of the contents and structures of our mentality, can provide us with insights into…

    Hardback – 2015-08-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Phenomenology

  • Aspects of Rationality

    Reflections on What It Means To Be Rational and Whether We Are

    By Raymond S. Nickerson

    What does it mean to be rational – to reason well and effectively? How does rationality, broadly conceived, relate to the knowledge one acquires, the beliefs one forms, the explanations one constructs or appropriates, the judgments and decisions one makes, the values one adopts? What is the…

    Paperback – 2015-08-20 
    Psychology Press

  • Narrative Comprehension, Causality, and Coherence

    Essays in Honor of Tom Trabasso

    Edited by Susan R. Goldman, Arthur C. Graesser, Paul van den Broek

    This volume provides an excellent overview of the field of discourse processes, capturing both its breadth and its depth. World-renowned researchers present the latest theoretical developments and thought-provoking empirical data. In doing so, they cover a broad range of communicative activities,…

    Paperback – 2015-08-20 
    Routledge

  • From Inkmarks to Ideas

    Current Issues in Lexical Processing

    Edited by Sally Andrews

    Reading is one of the most sophisticated demonstrations of human pattern recognition and symbolic processing skill. Skilled readers effortlessly comprehend written text at rates of at least 300 words per minute, despite the complex interactions between perceptual, cognitive and memory processes…

    Paperback – 2015-08-20 
    Psychology Press

  • Philosophy and Connectionist Theory

    Edited by William Ramsey, David E. Rumelhart

    The philosophy of cognitive science has recently become one of the most exciting and fastest growing domains of philosophical inquiry and analysis. Until the early 1980s, nearly all of the models developed treated cognitive processes -- like problem solving, language comprehension, memory, and…

    Paperback – 2015-08-20 
    Psychology Press

  • Proceedings of the International Workshop on Applications of Neural Networks to Telecommunications 2

    Edited by Joshua Alspector, Rodney Goodman

    This second International Workshop on Applications of Neural Networks to Telecommunications (IWANNT), like the first, was motivated by needs in the rapidly changing telecommunications industry. The last workshop featured an electronic version of the proceedings which was accessible to interested…

    Paperback – 2015-08-20 
    Psychology Press

  • Proceedings of the Sixteenth Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society

    Atlanta, Georgia, 1994

    Edited by Ashwin Ram, Kurt Eiselt

    This volume features the complete text of all regular papers, posters, and summaries of symposia presented at the 16th annual meeting of the Cognitive Science Society.…

    Paperback – 2015-08-20 
    Psychology Press

  • Origins

    Brain and Self Organization

    Edited by Karl H. Pribram

    The result of the second Appalachian conference on neurodynamics, this volume focuses on the problem of "order," its origins, evolution, and future. Central to this concern lies our understanding of time. Both classical and quantum physics have developed their conceptions within a framework of time…

    Paperback – 2015-08-20 
    Psychology Press

  • Proceedings of the Eighteenth Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society

    Edited by Garrison W. Cottrell

    This volume features the complete text of all regular papers, posters, and summaries of symposia presented at the 18th annual meeting of the Cognitive Science Society. Papers have been loosely grouped by topic, and an author index is provided in the back. In hopes of facilitating searches of this…

    Paperback – 2015-08-20 
    Psychology Press

  • Constructive Knowledge Acquisition

    A Computational Model and Experimental Evaluation

    By Franz Schmalhofer

    A cognitive psychology which becomes increasingly specialized requires a special effort in order to avoid a fragmentation into several controversial issues that are independently discussed but also inherently related. Rather than asking additional differentiated questions which are then…

    Paperback – 2015-08-20 
    Psychology Press

  • Decision-Analytic Intelligent Systems

    Automated Explanation and Knowledge Acquisition

    By David A. Klein

    This book presents a framework for building intelligent systems based on the mathematical decision models of Decision Analysis. The author provides new techniques for automated explanation and knowledge acquisition in formally sound systems that reason about complex tradeoffs in decisions. Also…

    Paperback – 2015-08-20 
    Psychology Press

  • Theory of Mind

    A Special Issue of Social Neuroscience

    Edited by Rebecca Saxe, Simon Baron-Cohen

    Investigations of the neural basis of theory of mind - the ability to think about other people's thoughts - only recently became feasible; now, the number of such investigations and the sophistication of the results are accelerating dramatically. The articles in this special issue use a wide range…

    Paperback – 2015-08-20 
    Psychology Press

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