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Title Connectionist models in cognitive psychology / edited by George Houghton
Published Hove [England] ; New York : Psychology Press, 2005
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 473 pages) : illustrations
Series Studies in cognition series
Studies in cognition (Hove, England)
Contents Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of contributors vii; Series preface; 1. Introduction to connectionist models in cognitive psychology; 2. Connectionist models of basic human learning processes; 3. Connectionist neuropsychology; 4. Learning involves attention; 5. The division of labor between the neocortex and hippocampus; 6. Category-specific semantic memory impairments; 7. Connectionist models of short-term memory for serial order; 8. Serial order in behaviour: Evidence from performance slips; 9. Computational models of visual selective attention
Summary A state-of-the-art review of neural network modelling in core areas of cognitive psychology including: memory and learning, language (written and spoken), cognitive development, cognitive control, attention and action
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Notes Print version record
Subject Cognitive psychology.
Form Electronic book
Author Houghton, George, 1957-
LC no. 2004012053
ISBN 0203647114 (electronic bk.)
9780203647110 (electronic bk.)