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Published: 12 January 2017

416 Pages


ISBN: 9780198739692

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How the Mind Comes into Being

Introducing Cognitive Science from a Functional and Computational Perspective

Martin V. Butz and Esther F. Kutter

  • Provides an interdisciplinary perspective, helping the reader to develop an understanding of how the mind works that goes beyond disciplinary boundaries
  • Adopts a computational approach, helping the reader to understand the mind on a functional level, in contrast to purely conceptual, verbalized levels
  • Includes exercises and examples, helping the reader to consolidate the covered material and encouraging them to think 'outside of the box'

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