Cognitive Science

Edited by Francesc Forn i Argimon

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0929-8436

Edited by Stefano Franchi and Francesco Bianchini

The book brings into relief the variety of approaches and disciplines that have informed the quest for a theory of cognition. The center of interest are the historical, geographical, and theoretical peripheries of classic AI's mainstream research program. The twelve chapters bring back into...
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238
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Hardback
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9789042034273
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January 2011

Giuseppe Vicari

This book is a systematic analysis of John R. Searle’s philosophy of mind. Searle’s view of mind, as a set of subjective and biologically embodied processes, can account for our being part of nature qua mindful beings. This model finds support in neuroscience and offers reliable...
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196
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Hardback
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9789042024663
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January 2008

Edited by Oscar Vilarroya and Francesc Forn i Argimon

This book examines philosophical and scientific implications of Neodarwinism relative to recent empirical data. It develops explanations of social behavior and cognition through analysis of mental capabilities and consideration of ethical issues. It includes debate within cognitive science among...
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190
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9789042022164
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January 2007

Edited by Gábor Forrai and George Kampis

This book contains eleven original papers about intentionality. Some explore current problems such as the status of intentional content, the intentionality of perception and emotion, the connections between intentionality and normativity, the relationship between intentionality and consciousness,...
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173
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9789042018174
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January 2005

Oscar Vilarroya

This book presents an original thesis about the notion of sensory experience and of the mind’s architecture, which is grounded in current trends in cognitive science and philosophy of mind. Presented in the form of a dialogue, the book explores some of the psychological and philosophical...
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128
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ISBN: 
9789042013704
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January 2002