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Plato's camera : how the physical brain captures a landscape of abstract universals

Author: Paul M Churchland
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In Plato's Camera, eminent philosopher Paul Churchland offers a novel account of how the brain constructs a representation--or 'takes a picture'--of the universe's timeless categorical and dynamical  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Paul M Churchland
ISBN: 9780262016865 0262016869 0262525186 9780262525183
OCLC Number: 727126736
Description: x, 289 pages, [12] pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Contents: First-level learning, Part 1: Structural changes in the brain and the development of lasting conceptual frameworks --
First-level learning, Part 2: On the evaluation of maps and their generation by Hebbian learning --
Second-level learning: Dynamical changes in the brain and domain-shifted redeployment of existing concepts --
Third-level learning: The regulation and amplification of first- and second-level learning through a growing network of cultural institutions.
Responsibility: Paul M. Churchland.

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