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Understanding the origins of colour categories through computational modelling

  title={Understanding the origins of colour categories through computational modelling},
  author={Tony Belpaeme},
AbstractHuman colour perception is continuous, but humans categorise thecolour continuum and often label the resulting colour categories. The de-bate on whether colour categorisation is an individual process, or whetherit is embedded in genetic constraints has not been settled yet. Further-more, as colour categories have colour names, it is claimed that languagecould have an inuence on the categorisation. This paper reports onagent-based simulations that test the validity of di erent theories… 

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