Daily Archives: January 18, 2013

Cognitive Levels of Evolution – from pre-rational to meta-rational

The principle of natural selection is taken as a starting point for an analysis of evolutionary levels. Knowledge and values are conceived as vicarious selectors of actions from a repertoire. The concept of metasystem transition is derived from the law … Continue reading

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Cognitive Systems – A Cybernetic Perspective on the new Science of the Mind

Cognitive Science is the modern science of the mind.  Cognition derives from the Latin verb cognoscere, which means “get to know”. This means that cognition focuses on knowledge, albeit not as a static substance or “thing”, but as a  process. … Continue reading

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