Cover of: Cognitive Science | Carolyn Sobel Read Online

Cognitive Science An Interdisciplinary Approach by Carolyn Sobel

  • 788 Want to read
  • ·
  • 75 Currently reading

Published by McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages .
Written in English


  • Cognition & cognitive psychology,
  • Cognitive Psychology,
  • Psychology,
  • Experimental Psychology,
  • Psychology & Psychiatry / Cognitive Psychology,
  • Cognitive science

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages327
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8063946M
ISBN 100767402138
ISBN 109780767402132

Download Cognitive Science


A good companion book to this one, focused on the history of cognitive science, is Howard Gardner's THE MIND'S NEW SCIENCE: A HISTORY OF THE COGNITIVE REVOLUTION. If, like me, you're specifically interested in cognitive psychology, I would recommend Michael W. Eysenck and Mark T. Keane's COGNITIVE PSYCHOLOGY: A STUDENT'S HANDBOOK; or COGNITIVE Cited by: Books shelved as cognitive-science: Thinking, Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahneman, How the Mind Works by Steven Pinker, Gödel, Escher, Bach: An Eternal Gold.   A2A - Answering about thinking (the cognitive) within science, not the alternative question of the science of thinking. Stephen Hawking illustrated brief history time - I first read it as the old paperback form years ago, though the modern illustr. Cognitive development is an arena to explore problems that are central to all of cognitive science. The modern study of cognitive development provides one source of data relevant to characterizing cognitive architecture. Understanding of cognitive development requires an analysis of learning mechanisms; not all cognitive advances can be.

Cognitive science arose in the s when it became apparent that a number of disciplines, including psychology, computer science, linguistics, and philosophy, were fragmenting. Perhaps owing to the field's immediate origins in cybernetics, as well as to the foundational assumption that cognition is information processing, cognitive science initially seemed more unified than psychology.4/5(6). Explore our list of Cognitive Science Books at Barnes & Noble®. Receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Readings in Cognitive Science: A Perspective from Psychology and Artificial Intelligence brings together important studies that fall in the intersection between artificial intelligence and cognitive psychology. This book is composed of six chapters, and begins with the complex anatomy and . Science can often be very dull, collecting the data, and it was. So to keep the mind alive, I started doing some calculations about whether the human brain or different parts of it were bigger than you’d expect, given our size. So, inspired by Harry’s book that came out in , I wrote a series of papers on these issues for the next five.

The Third Edition of this popular and engaging text consolidates the interdisciplinary streams of cognitive science to present a unified narrative of cognitive science as a discipline in its own right. It teaches students to apply the techniques and theories of the cognitive scientist's 'toolkit' - the vast range of methods and tools that. A new proposal for integrating the employment of formal and empirical methods in the study of human reasoning. In Human Reasoning and Cognitive Science, Keith Stenning and Michiel van Lambalgen—a cognitive scientist and a logician—argue for the indispensability of modern mathematical logic to the study of human reasoning. SCIENCE COGNITIVE FM-Friedenbergqxd 8/22/ AM Page i. No part of this book may be reproduced or utilized in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, including photocopying, recording, or by any Language and Cognitive Science The Linguistic Approach: The Importance of Language With each chapter, Spivey incrementally expands a common definition of the self. After (gently) helping you to discard your assumptions about who you are, he draws on research in cognitive science and neuroscience to explain the back-and-forth among all the regions of the brain and the interaction between the brain and body.