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    Beer, Randall D. 2000. Dynamical approaches to cognitive science. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, Vol. 4, Issue. 3, p. 91.


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Theories of structure versus theories of change

  • Melanie Mitchell (a1)
  • DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0140525X98421733
  • Published online: 01 October 1998
Abstract

The dynamics/computation debate recalls a similar debate in the evolutionary biology community concerning the relative primacy of theories of structure versus theories of change. A full account of cognition will require a rapprochement between such theories and will include both computational and dynamical notions. The key to making computation relevant to cognition is not making it analog, but rather understanding how functional information-processing structures can emerge in complex dynamical systems.

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