A Finer-Grained Motivational Model of Behaviour Sequencing

  title={A Finer-Grained Motivational Model of Behaviour Sequencing},
  author={Emmet Spier},
In this paper we consider three points. 1) Etho-logical behaviour models are not grounded in exhibited behaviour-the models have not been developed far enough, indeed, work in the ani-mat community may help ethology; 2) In order to assess agent performance we should try to develop a functional account of behaviour whilst developing a mechanistic account; 3) Planning and reasoning is not necessary to exhibit sophisticated appetitive behaviour sequences. To illustrate these points, our model of… CONTINUE READING
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