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Deconstructing ACT-R

  title={Deconstructing ACT-R},
  author={Robert Lawrence West},
To broaden the use and understanding of ACT-R within the cognitive science community, we have attempted to express the system in terms of a large number of simple, interacting components. We re-implemented each of these components from the set of formulas that make up ACT-R theory, but used an alternate syntax for the expression and simulation of cognitive models. Care was taken to ensure the new syntax is as explicit as possible in terms of the claims being made and the processes occurring… 

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