Symbols and Nets: Cooperation vs. Competition

Harnad, Stevan (1990) Symbols and Nets: Cooperation vs. Competition. [Journal (Paginated)]

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Critique of two critiques of connectionism.

Item Type:Journal (Paginated)
Keywords:connectionism, Chomsky, computationalism, cognitivism, symbol grounding, language, symbol systems, learning, categorization, neural networks
Subjects:Psychology > Cognitive Psychology
Computer Science > Neural Nets
Linguistics > Syntax
ID Code:1651
Deposited By: Harnad, Stevan
Deposited On:26 Jun 2001
Last Modified:11 Mar 2011 08:54

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