Constraints on Constraints: Surveying the Epigenetic Landscape

  title={Constraints on Constraints: Surveying the Epigenetic Landscape},
  author={Frank C. Keil},
  journal={Cogn. Sci.},
  • F. Keil
  • Published 1990
  • Psychology
  • Cogn. Sci.
It is now relatively commonplace to advocate the need for some sorts of constraints on learning and knowledge acquisition. The critical issues to cognitive science concern the sorts of constraints that are able to best model various phenomena of learning and development. Four types of constraints on learning are proposed to be used as an interpretative framework within which to: 1. Better understand the nature of current research; 2. Allow the exploration of alternative models of learning… 

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