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The future of the cognitive revolution

The future of the cognitive revolution

Author: David Martel Johnson; Christina E Erneling
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1997.
Series: OUP E-Books.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
In 1990, Jerome Bruner suggested it was time to take stock of what is now referred to as the "cognitive revolution"--Not only to reasses its progress, but to review the dominant role artificial intelligence and computers came to play in it. This volume assembles several leading thinkers to address these questions, and many others that stem from them, in an attempt to examine psychology's and cognitive science's  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Future of the cognitive revolution.
New York : Oxford University Press, 1997
(DLC) 96023813
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David Martel Johnson; Christina E Erneling
ISBN: 1429414650 9781429414654 1280528680 9781280528682 9786610528684 6610528683 0195356047 9780195356045 0195103335 9780195103335
OCLC Number: 76829861
Language Note: English.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (x, 401 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: What is the purported discipline of cognitive science and why does it need to be reassessed at the present moment? The search for "Cognitive glue" / David Martel Johnson --
Good old-fashioned cognitive science: Does it have a future? / David Martel Johnson --
Language and cognition / Noam Chomshy --
Functionalism: Cognitive science or science fiction? / Hilary Putnam --
Reassessing the cognitive revolution / Stuart Shanker --
Promise and achievement in cognitive science / Margaret Boden --
Boden's Middle Way: Viable or not? / Carol Fleisher Feldman --
Metasubjective processes: The missing Lingua Franca of cognitive science / Juan Pascual-Leone --
Is cognitive science a discipline? / Don Ross --
Anatomy of a revolution / Ellen Bialystok --
Cognitive science and the study of language / Christina Erneling --
Language from an internalist perspective / Noam Chomsky --
The novelty of Chomsky's theories / Joseph Agassi --
What have you done for us lately? Some recent perspectives on linguistic nativism / Christopher D. Green & John Vervaeke --
Connectionism: A non-rule-following rival, or supplement to the traditonal approach / David Martel Johnson --From text to process: Connectionism's contribution to the future of cognitive science / Andy Clark --
Embodied connectionism / William Bechtel --
Neural networks and neuroscience: What are connectionist simulations good for for? / Sidney J. Segalowitz & Daniel Bernstein --
Can Wittgenstein help free the mind from rules? The philosophical foundations of connectionism / Itiel E. Dror & Marcello Dascal --
The dynamical alternative / Timothy van Gelder --
The ecological alternative: Knowledge as sensitivity to objectively existing facts / David Martel Johnson --
The future of cognitve science; An ecological analysis / Ulric Neisser --
The cognitive revolution from an ecological point of view / Edward Reed --
Challenges to cognitive science: The cultural approach / Christine Erneling --
Will cognitive revolutions ever stop? / Jerome Bruner --
Neural cartesianism: Comments on the epistemology of the cognitve sciences / Jeff Coulter --
Language, action, and mind / Soren Stenlund --
Cognition as a social practice: From computer power to word power / John Shotter --
"Berkeleyan" arguments and the ontology of cognitive science / Rom Harre --
Historical approaches / Christina Erneling --
The mind considered from a historical perspective: Human cognitive phylogenesis and the possibility of continuing cognitive evolution / Merlin Donald --
Taking the past seriously: How history shows that eliminativists' account of folk psychology is partly right and partly wrong / David Martel Johnson --
Cognitive science and the future of psychology-challenges and opportunities / Christina Erneling.
Series Title: OUP E-Books.
Responsibility: edited by David Martel Johnson and Christina E. Erneling.
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The model of the mind developed during the twentieth century's so-called "cognitive revolution" has lost its once unquestioned pre-eminence. This book presents judgments on the future course for this  Read more...


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