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Harvard University Press
The Architecture of Cognition

The Architecture of Cognition

by John R. Anderson
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Now available in paper, The Architecture of Cognition is a classic work that remains relevant to theory and research in cognitive science. The new version of Anderson's theory of cognitive architecture -- Adaptive Control of Thought (ACT*) -- is a theory of the basic principles of operation built into the cognitive system and is the main focus of the book.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780674044265
Publisher: Harvard University Press
Publication date: 07/01/1986
Series: Cognitive Science Series , #5
Pages: 345
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 1.25(h) x 9.00(d)

About the Author

John R. Anderson is in the Department of Psychology at Carnegie-Mellon University.

Table of Contents

Contents: Production Systems and ACT. Knowledge Representation. Spread of Activation. Control of Cognition. Memory for Facts. Procedural Learning. Language Acquisition.

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