Dictionary of Cognitive Science: Neuroscience, Psychology, by Olivier Houdé, Daniel Kayser, Olivier Koenig, Joëlle Proust,

By Olivier Houdé, Daniel Kayser, Olivier Koenig, Joëlle Proust, François Rastier

A translation of the well known French reference publication, Vocabulaire de sciences cognitives , the Dictionary of Cognitive technology provides entire definitions in additional than a hundred and twenty matters. subject matters diversity from 'Abduction' to 'Writing', and every access is roofed from as many views as attainable in the domain names of psychology, man made intelligence, neuroscience, philosophy, and linguistics. The editor and his advisory board, every one a consultant in a single of those parts, have introduced jointly 60 across the world well-known students to offer the reader a finished knowing of the most up-tp-date and dynamic pondering within the cognitive sciences.

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