Philosophy of Psychology and Cognitive Science

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Philosophy of Psychology and Cognitive Science
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 23 October 2006
  • ISBN : 9780080466620
  • Pages : 522 pages
  • Rating : 2.5/5 from 2 reviews
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Download or read book entitled Philosophy of Psychology and Cognitive Science by author: Anonim which was release on 23 October 2006 and published by Elsevier with total page 522 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Psychology is the study of thinking, and cognitive science is the interdisciplinary investigation of mind and intelligence that also includes philosophy, artificial intelligence, neuroscience, linguistics, and anthropology. In these investigations, many philosophical issues arise concerning methods and central concepts. The Handbook of Philosophy of Psychology and Cognitive Science contains 16 essays by leading philosophers of science that illuminate the nature of the theories and explanations used in the investigation of minds. Topics discussed include representation, mechanisms, reduction, perception, consciousness, language, emotions, neuroscience, and evolutionary psychology. Comprehensive coverage of philosophy of psychology and cognitive science Distinguished contributors: leading philosophers in this area Contributions closely tied to relevant scientific research

Philosophy of Psychology and Cognitive Science

Philosophy of Psychology and Cognitive Science
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2006-10-23
  • Total pages : 522
  • ISBN : 9780080466620
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Summary : Psychology is the study of thinking, and cognitive science is the interdisciplinary investigation of mind and intelligence that also includes philosophy, artificial intelligence, neuroscience, linguistics, and anthropology. In these investigations, many philosophical issues arise concerning methods and central concepts. The Handbook of Philosophy of Psychology and Cognitive Science contains 16 essays ...

Readings in Philosophy and Cognitive Science

Readings in Philosophy and Cognitive Science
  • Author : Alvin I. Goldman
  • Publisher : MIT Press
  • Release Date : 1993
  • Total pages : 860
  • ISBN : 9780080466620
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Summary : This collection of readings shows how cognitive science can influence most of the primary branches of philosophy, as well as how philosophy critically examines the foundations of cognitive science. Its broad coverage extends beyond current texts that focus mainly on the impact of cognitive science on philosophy of mind and ...

An Introduction to the Philosophy of Psychology

An Introduction to the Philosophy of Psychology
  • Author : Daniel Weiskopf,Fred Adams
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2015-01-15
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 9780080466620
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Summary : Psychology aims to give us a scientific account of how the mind works. But what does it mean to have a science of the mental, and what sort of picture of the mind emerges from our best psychological theories? This book addresses these philosophical puzzles in a way that is ...

Cognitive Science and the Mind body Problem

Cognitive Science and the Mind body Problem
  • Author : Morton Wagman
  • Publisher : Praeger Publishers
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Total pages : 147
  • ISBN : 9780080466620
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Summary : A scholarly examination of the centrality of the mind-body problem within and across the science of cognition--from philosophy to psychology to artificial intelligence to neural science. Conceptions of the mind-body problem range from the heritage of Cartesianism to the identification of the circumscribed brain structures responsible for domain specific cognitive ...

The Philosophy of Psychology

The Philosophy of Psychology
  • Author : George Botterill,Peter Carruthers
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 1999-08-19
  • Total pages : 297
  • ISBN : 9780080466620
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Summary : An accessible analysis of the relationship between folk psychology and contemporary scientific psychology....

Current Controversies in Philosophy of Cognitive Science

Current Controversies in Philosophy of Cognitive Science
  • Author : Adam J. Lerner,Simon Cullen,Sarah-Jane Leslie
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2020-05-25
  • Total pages : 194
  • ISBN : 9780080466620
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Summary : Cognitive science is the study of minds and mental processes. Psychology, neuroscience, computer science, and philosophy, among other subdisciplines, contribute to this study. In this volume, leading researchers debate five core questions in the philosophy of cognitive science: Is an innate Universal Grammar required to explain our linguistic capacities? Are ...

Philosophy of Science Cognitive Psychology and Educational Theory and Practice

Philosophy of Science  Cognitive Psychology  and Educational Theory and Practice
  • Author : Richard A. Duschl,Richard J. Hamilton
  • Publisher : SUNY Press
  • Release Date : 2021-04-19
  • Total pages : 300
  • ISBN : 9780080466620
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Summary : This edited volume extends existing discussions among philosophers of science, cognitive psychologists, and educational researchers on the the restructuring of scientific knowledge and the domain of science education. This exchange of ideas across disciplinary fields raises fundamental issues and provides frameworks that help to focus educational research programs, curriculum development ...

Philosophy of Science

Philosophy of Science
  • Author : William Bechtel
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 2013-12-16
  • Total pages : 152
  • ISBN : 9780080466620
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Summary : This text focuses on two major issues: the nature of scientific inquiry and the relations between scientific disciplines. Designed to introduce the basic issues and concepts in the philosophy of science, Bechtel writes for an audience with little or no philosophical background. The first part of the book explores the ...

Attention

Attention
  • Author : Christopher Mole,Declan Smithies,Wayne Wu
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2011-07-28
  • Total pages : 347
  • ISBN : 9780080466620
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Summary : This volume presents the latest thinking on attention from the philosophers and psychologists who are working at the interface between these two disciplines....

Philosophy of Mind

Philosophy of Mind
  • Author : William Bechtel
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 2013-12-02
  • Total pages : 176
  • ISBN : 9780080466620
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Summary : Specifically designed to make the philosophy of mind intelligible to those not trained in philosophy, this book provides a concise overview for students and researchers in the cognitive sciences. Emphasizing the relevance of philosophical work to investigations in other cognitive sciences, this unique text examines such issues as the meaning ...

Advances in Religion Cognitive Science and Experimental Philosophy

Advances in Religion  Cognitive Science  and Experimental Philosophy
  • Author : Helen De Cruz,Ryan Nichols
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-01-28
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 9780080466620
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Summary : Experimental philosophy has blossomed into a variety of philosophical fields including ethics, epistemology, metaphysics and philosophy of language. But there has been very little experimental philosophical research in the domain of philosophy of religion. Advances in Religion, Cognitive Science, and Experimental Philosophy demonstrates how cognitive science of religion has the ...

The Future of Folk Psychology

The Future of Folk Psychology
  • Author : John Derek Greenwood
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 1991-10-25
  • Total pages : 293
  • ISBN : 9780080466620
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Summary : The essays in this volume are concerned with the most recent theoretical developments in cognitive science and how they affect the everyday exploration of human actions in terms of beliefs, attitudes, memories, etc....

The Cambridge Handbook of Cognitive Science

The Cambridge Handbook of Cognitive Science
  • Author : Keith Frankish,William Ramsey
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2012-07-19
  • Total pages : 333
  • ISBN : 9780080466620
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Summary : An authoritative, up-to-date survey of the state of the art in cognitive science, written for non-specialists....

From Folk Psychology to Cognitive Science

From Folk Psychology to Cognitive Science
  • Author : Stephen P. Stich
  • Publisher : MIT Press
  • Release Date : 1983
  • Total pages : 266
  • ISBN : 9780080466620
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Summary : The average person has a rich belief system about the thoughts and motives of people. From antiquity to the beginning of this century, Stephen Stich points out, this "folk psychology" was employed in such systematic psychology as there was: "Those who theorized about the mind shared the bulk of their ...

Simulating Minds

Simulating Minds
  • Author : Alvin I. Goldman
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2006-07-06
  • Total pages : 364
  • ISBN : 9780080466620
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Summary : We have thoughts, feelings and emotions, and we grasp our own mental states, and conduct the business of ascribing them to ourselves and others without instruction in formal psychology. How do we do this? This book explores these questions....