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Action-selection in hamsterdam: lessons from ethology

  title={Action-selection in hamsterdam: lessons from ethology},
  author={Bruce Blumberg},
A computational model of action-selection is presented, which by drawing on ideas from Ethology, addresses a number of problems which have been noted in models proposed to date including the need for greater control over the temporal aspects of behavior, the need for a loose hierarchical structure with information sharing, and the need for a flexible means of modeling the influence of internal and external factors. The paper draws on arguments from Ethology as well as on computational… 

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