Categorization and Concepts

  title={Categorization and Concepts},
  author={Robert L. Goldstone and A Kersten and Paulo F. Carvalho},
Concepts are the building blocks of thought. They are critically involved when we reason, make inferences, and try to generalize our previous experiences to new situations. Behind every word in every language lies a concept, although there are concepts, like the small plastic tubes attached to the ends of shoelaces, that we are familiar with and can think… CONTINUE READING