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The Resource Cognitive science : a philosophical introduction, Rom Harré, (electronic resource)

Cognitive science : a philosophical introduction, Rom Harré, (electronic resource)

Label
Cognitive science : a philosophical introduction
Title
Cognitive science
Title remainder
a philosophical introduction
Statement of responsibility
Rom Harré
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This is the first major textbook to offer a truly comprehensive review of cognitive science in its fullest sense. Ranging from artificial intelligence models of neural processes and cognitive psychology to recent discursive and cultural theories, Rom Harré offers an original yet accessible integration of the field. At its core, this textbook addresses the question 'How can psychology become a science?'. The answer is based on a clear account of method and explanation in the natural sciences and how they can be adapted to psychological research. Rom Harré has used his experience of both the nat
Action
digitized
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Harré, Rom
Dewey number
153
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cognition
  • Cognitive psychology
  • Cognitive science
  • Cognitive science
Label
Cognitive science : a philosophical introduction, Rom Harré, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 305-310) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Cover; Contents; List of illustrations; List of abbreviations; Preface; Acknowledgements; How to use this book in the classroom; Part I -- The nature and methods of science; 1 A science for psychology; 2 The natural sciences; 3 Understanding scientific method; Part II -- The search for a science ofhuman behavior; 4 Psychology as the science of mental substances; 5 Psychology as a science of material substances; 6 The beginnings of cognitive science; Part III -- Towards a scientific psychology; 7 Grammar and cognition; 8 Cognitive science: the analytical phase; 9 Connectionism and the brain
Control code
ocn290530373
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 314 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781281240033
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)290530373
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Cognitive science : a philosophical introduction, Rom Harré, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 305-310) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Cover; Contents; List of illustrations; List of abbreviations; Preface; Acknowledgements; How to use this book in the classroom; Part I -- The nature and methods of science; 1 A science for psychology; 2 The natural sciences; 3 Understanding scientific method; Part II -- The search for a science ofhuman behavior; 4 Psychology as the science of mental substances; 5 Psychology as a science of material substances; 6 The beginnings of cognitive science; Part III -- Towards a scientific psychology; 7 Grammar and cognition; 8 Cognitive science: the analytical phase; 9 Connectionism and the brain
Control code
ocn290530373
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 314 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781281240033
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)290530373
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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