skip to content
The construction of reality Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The construction of reality

Author: Michael A Arbib; Mary B Hesse
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge Univ. Press, 1987.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : ReprintedView all editions and formats
Summary:

This book presents an integrated account of how humans 'construct' reality through interaction with the social and physical world around them. It is a major expansion of the Gifford Lectures  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael A Arbib; Mary B Hesse
ISBN: 0521326893 9780521326896 0521063191 9780521063197
OCLC Number: 631151968
Description: XII, 286 Seiten : Diagramme
Contents: Preface; 1. Posing the problem; 2. The intelligence of the artificial; 3. Schema theory; 4. Relating mind and brain; 5. Freedom; 6. Freud on psychology and religion; 7. Schemas: from the individual to the social; 8. Language, metaphor, and a new epistemology; 9. Interpretation and reality; 10. Religion as social schemas; 11. The great schemas; 12. Secular schemas; References; Author index; Subject index.
Responsibility: Michael A. Arbib and Mary B. Hesse.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"This is a book which represents a genuine attempt to develop a dealogue between world views which have too often engaged in monologues of criticism of each other" Carolyn G. Hartz, The Journal of Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/631151968> # The construction of reality
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "631151968" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/6860412#Place/cambridge> ; # Cambridge
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/6860412#Topic/kunstliche_intelligenz> ; # Künstliche Intelligenz
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/6860412#Topic/knowledge_theory_of> ; # Knowledge, Theory of
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/6860412#Topic/wahrnehmung> ; # Wahrnehmung
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/6860412#Topic/religion> ; # Religion
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/6860412#Topic/erkenntnistheorie> ; # Erkenntnistheorie
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/6860412#Topic/wirklichkeit> ; # Wirklichkeit
   schema:bookEdition "Reprinted." ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/59156346> ; # Mary B. Hesse
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/4952830> ; # Michael A. Arbib
   schema:datePublished "1987" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/6860412> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "The construction of reality" ;
   schema:productID "631151968" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/631151968#PublicationEvent/cambridge_cambridge_univ_press_1987> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/6860412#Agent/cambridge_univ_press> ; # Cambridge Univ. Press
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780521063197> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780521326896> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/631151968> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/6860412#Agent/cambridge_univ_press> # Cambridge Univ. Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Cambridge Univ. Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/6860412#Topic/knowledge_theory_of> # Knowledge, Theory of
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Knowledge, Theory of" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/6860412#Topic/kunstliche_intelligenz> # Künstliche Intelligenz
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Künstliche Intelligenz" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/4952830> # Michael A. Arbib
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Arbib" ;
   schema:givenName "Michael A." ;
   schema:name "Michael A. Arbib" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/59156346> # Mary B. Hesse
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Hesse" ;
   schema:givenName "Mary B." ;
   schema:name "Mary B. Hesse" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780521063197>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0521063191" ;
   schema:isbn "9780521063197" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780521326896>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0521326893" ;
   schema:isbn "9780521326896" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.