Causal learning and inference as a rational process: the new synthesis.

Abstract

Over the past decade, an active line of research within the field of human causal learning and inference has converged on a general representational framework: causal models integrated with bayesian probabilistic inference. We describe this new synthesis, which views causal learning and inference as a fundamentally rational process, and review a sample of… (More)
DOI: 10.1146/annurev.psych.121208.131634

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@article{Holyoak2011CausalLA, title={Causal learning and inference as a rational process: the new synthesis.}, author={Keith J. Holyoak and Patricia W. Cheng}, journal={Annual review of psychology}, year={2011}, volume={62}, pages={135-63} }