Philosophy for the Rest of Cognitive Science

  title={Philosophy for the Rest of Cognitive Science},
  author={Nigel Stepp and Anthony Chemero and Michael T. Turvey},
  journal={Topics in cognitive science},
  volume={3 2},
Cognitive science has always included multiple methodologies and theoretical commitments. The philosophy of cognitive science should embrace, or at least acknowledge, this diversity. Bechtel's (2009a) proposed philosophy of cognitive science, however, applies only to representationalist and mechanist cognitive science, ignoring the substantial minority of dynamically oriented cognitive scientists. As an example of nonrepresentational, dynamical cognitive science, we describe strong anticipation… CONTINUE READING
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