The Rise of Cognitive Science in the 20th Century

In Amy Kind (ed.), Philosophy of Mind in the Twentieth and Twenty-First Centuries: The History of the Philosophy of Mind, Volume 6. Abingdon, UK and New York: Routledge. pp. 280-302 (2018)
Download Edit this record How to cite View on PhilPapers
Abstract
This chapter describes the conceptual foundations of cognitive science during its establishment as a science in the 20th century. It is organized around the core ideas of individual agency as its basic explanans and information-processing as its basic explanandum. The latter consists of a package of ideas that provide a mathematico-engineering framework for the philosophical theory of materialism.
PhilPapers/Archive ID
FIGTRO-5
Revision history
Archival date: 2017-07-27
View upload history
References found in this work BETA

View all 86 references / Add more references

Citations of this work BETA

No citations found.

Add more citations

Added to PP index
2016-02-04

Total views
449 ( #6,686 of 42,140 )

Recent downloads (6 months)
113 ( #4,020 of 42,140 )

How can I increase my downloads?

Downloads since first upload
This graph includes both downloads from PhilArchive and clicks to external links.