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The making of human concepts

Author: Denis Mareschal; Paul C Quinn; S E G Lea; Oxford University Press.
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Human adults appear different from other animals in their ability to form abstract mental representations that go beyond perceptual similarity. This book brings together leading psychologists and neuroscientists to tackle the age-old puzzle of what might be unique about human concepts.
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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Denis Mareschal; Paul C Quinn; S E G Lea; Oxford University Press.
OCLC Number: 663385297
Notes: Versement en lot.
Description: 1 online resource (1 texte électronique)
Contents: PART ONE; PART TWO; PART THREE; PART FOUR
Responsibility: edited by Denis Mareschal, Paul C. Quinn, Stephen E.G. Lea.

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Human adults appear different from other animals in their ability to form abstract mental representations that go beyond perceptual similarity. In short, they can conceptualize the world. This book  Read more...

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