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Title The architecture of cognition : rethinking Fodor and Pylyshyn's systematicity challenge / edited by Paco Calvo and John Symons
Published Cambridge, MA : MIT Press, [2014]
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Summary In 1988, Jerry Fodor and Zenon Pylyshyn challenged connectionist theorists to explain the systematicity of cognition. In a highly influential critical analysis of connectionism, they argued that connectionist explanations, at best, can only inform us about details of the neural substrate; explanations at the cognitive level must be classical insofar as adult human cognition is essentially systematic. This volume reassesses Fodor and Pylyshyn's 'systematicity challenge' for a post-connectionist era, covering the most important recent developments in the systematicity debate
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Fodor, Jerry A. -- Influence.
Pylyshyn, Zenon W., 1937- -- Influence.
Cognition.
Connectionism.
Human information processing.
Form Electronic book
Author Calvo, Paco, editor
Symons, John (John Francis), editor
ISBN 0262322463 (electronic bk.)
9780262322461 (electronic bk.)