The engine of reason, the seat of the soul P.M. Churchland Publisher: The MIT Press, 1995; ISBN: 0-262-10053-3; GB £19.95

@article{Roland1996TheEO,
  title={The engine of reason, the seat of the soul P.M. Churchland Publisher: The MIT Press, 1995; ISBN: 0-262-10053-3; GB £19.95},
  author={P. Roland},
  journal={Journal of Chemical Neuroanatomy},
  year={1996},
  volume={11},
  pages={286-288}
}
  • P. Roland
  • Published 1996
  • Computer Science, Biology
  • Journal of Chemical Neuroanatomy
For the uninitiated, there are two major tendencies in the modeling of human cognition. The older, tradtional school believes, in essence, that full human cognition can be modeled by dividing the world up into distinct entities -called _symbol s_-such as “dog”, “cat”, “run”, “bite”, “happy”, “tumbleweed”, a nd so on, and then manipulating this vast set of symbols by a very complex and very subtle set of rules. The opposing school claims that this system, while it might be good at concluding… Expand
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