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A logical calculus of the ideas immanent in nervous activity
Because of the “all-or-none” character of nervous activity, neural events and the relations among them can be treated by means of propositional logic. It is found that the behavior of every net canExpand
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A logical calculus of the ideas immanent in nervous activity
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Neural events can be described by means of propositional logic, and it is shown that for any logical expression satisfying certain conditions, one can find a net behaving in the fashion it describes. Expand
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The isocortex of the chimpanzee.
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Embodiments of Mind
Preface by Jerome Y. LettvinWarren S. McCulloch was an original thinker, in many respects far ahead of his time. "Of all our contemporaries in brain research McCulloch is the most personal,Expand
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The Organizing Principle of Complex Living Systems
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A scheme is outlined for a useful way to think about the complex biological organism, man. Expand
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A Statistical Consequence of the Logical Calculus of Nervous Nets
A formal method is derived for converting logical relations among the actions of neurons in a net into statistical relations among the frequencies of their impulses.
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Aspects of the Theory of Artificial Intelligence
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Theoretically, it seems only natural that the filters estabINFORMATION in RANDOM NETWORKS 29 lished to begin with will res pond to a broad cross section of the environment. Expand
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SOME OBSERVATIONS ON EXPERIMENTALLY PRODUCED CONVULSIONS
The work on convulsions in this laboratory for the past few years has been directed along four main lines: (i) The problems of localization. An attempt has been made to get some clear idea of theExpand
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WHY THE MIND IS IN THE HEAD?1
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