Download topicCS - Topics in Cognitive Science, Volume 2, Issue 4 by Wayne D. Gray (Ed.) PDF

By Wayne D. Gray (Ed.)

Show description

Read or Download topicCS - Topics in Cognitive Science, Volume 2, Issue 4 PDF

Best cognitive books

Working Memory Capacity (Essays in Cognitive Psychology)

The belief of one's reminiscence "filling up" is a funny false impression of the way reminiscence quite often is assumed to paintings; it really is really has no ability restrict. notwithstanding, the assumption of a "full mind" makes extra experience on the subject of operating reminiscence, that is the constrained quantity of knowledge anyone can carry briefly in an extremely obtainable shape to be used within the crowning glory of just about any difficult cognitive activity.

Intentions in Communication

Intentions in conversation brings jointly significant theorists from synthetic intelligence and laptop technological know-how, linguistics, philosophy, and psychology whose paintings develops the principles for an account of the function of intentions in a accomplished conception of verbal exchange. It demonstrates, for the 1st time, the rising cooperation between disciplines interested by the basic function of goal in conversation.

Methodological Cognitivism: Vol. 2: Cognition, Science, and Innovation

This ebook covers a wide spectrum of issues, from experimental philosophy and cognitive thought of technological know-how, to social epistemology and examine and innovation coverage. Following up at the formerly released quantity 1, “Mind, Rationality, and Society,” it presents additional functions of methodological cognitivism in parts akin to medical discovery, expertise move and innovation coverage.

Thinking Big: How the Evolution of Social Life Shaped the Human Mind

A better examine family tree, incorporating how organic, anthropological, and technical components can impact human lives we're at a pivotal second in knowing our distant ancestry and its implications for the way we are living at the present time. The boundaries to what we will learn about our far-off relations were falling because of clinical develop, akin to interpreting the genomes of people and Neanderthals, and bringing jointly varied views to respond to universal questions.

Extra resources for topicCS - Topics in Cognitive Science, Volume 2, Issue 4

Example text

The role of speech in the regulation of normal and abnormal behaviour. London: Pergamon Press Ltd. , & Tanaka, K. (2002). Behavioral evidence for working memory of sensory dimension in macaque monkeys. Behavioural Brain Research, 136(2), 415–426. Martin-Rhee, M. , & Bialystok, E. (2008). The development of two types of inhibitory control in monolingual and bilingual children. Bilingualism: Language and Cognition, 11, 81–93. , Emerson, M. , & Ahn, J. C. (2004). Inner speech as a retrieval aid for task goals: The effects of cue type and articulatory suppression in the random task cuing paradigm.

The thinking ape: Evolutionary origins of intelligence. Oxford, England: Oxford University Press. Byrne, R. (1997). The technical intelligence hypothesis: An additional evolutionary stimulus to intelligence? In A. Whiten & R. ), Machiavellian intelligence II: Extensions and evaluations (pp. 289–311). Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press. Byrne, R. (2007). Culture in great apes: Using intricate complexity in feeding skills to trace the evolutionary origin of human technical prowess. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London B, 362, 577–585.

Tomasello, M. (2007). Humans have evolved specialized skills of social cognition: The cultural intelligence hypothesis. Science, 317(5843), 1360–1366. , & Ramachandran, V. S. (1997). Capgras syndrome: A novel probe for understanding the neural representation of the identity and familiarity of persons. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Series B: Biological Sciences, 264(1380), 437–444. Holloway, R. L. (1967). The evolution of the human brain: Some notes toward a synthesis between neural structure and the evolution of complex behavior.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.90 of 5 – based on 27 votes