Modularity of mind

Known as: Mental module, Modular mind, Modularity of the mind 
Modularity of mind is the notion that a mind may, at least in part, be composed of innate neural structures or modules which have distinct… (More)
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
The central problem for pragmatics is that sentence meaning vastly underdetermines speaker’s meaning. The goal of pragmatics is… (More)
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2012
2012
The concept of modularity has become significant in philosophy and psychology since the early 1980s, following the publication of… (More)
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2012
2012
Evolving controllers for multilegged robots in simulation is convenient and flexible, making it possible to prototype ideas… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Modularity has been defined at the product and system levels. However, little effort has gone into defining and quantifying… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
 
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2005
2005
When Fodor titled his (1983) book the Modularity of Mind, he overstated his position. His actual view is that the mind divides… (More)
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2004
2004
My charge in this chapter is to set out the positive case supporting massively modular models of the human mind. Unfortunately… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Any biological object, and specifically the brain, is the result of evolution. Evolution proceeds by accumulation and combination… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
In recent years evolutionary psychologists have developed and defended the Massive Modularity Hypothesis, which maintains that… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
We report a patient, PP, with semantic dementia who was studied longitudinally over two years. During this period she showed a… (More)
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