In two minds: dual-process accounts of reasoning

@article{Evans2003InTM,
  title={In two minds: dual-process accounts of reasoning},
  author={J. Evans},
  journal={Trends in Cognitive Sciences},
  year={2003},
  volume={7},
  pages={454-459}
}
  • J. Evans
  • Published 2003
  • Medicine, Psychology
  • Trends in Cognitive Sciences
Researchers in thinking and reasoning have proposed recently that there are two distinct cognitive systems underlying reasoning. System 1 is old in evolutionary terms and shared with other animals: it comprises a set of autonomous subsystems that include both innate input modules and domain-specific knowledge acquired by a domain-general learning mechanism. System 2 is evolutionarily recent and distinctively human: it permits abstract reasoning and hypothetical thinking, but is constrained by… Expand

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