Keith Frankish and William Ramsey Present: The Cambridge Handbook of Cognitive Science

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Book Description: A survey of the exciting and rapidly developing field of cognitive science -- a cross-disciplinary enterprise devoted to understanding the nature of the mind, spanning philosophy, psychology, the neurosciences, artificial intelligence, and a host of other disciplines. This volume of original essays explores foundational, theoretical, and philosophical issues across the discipline, and introduces the foundations of cognitive science, the principal areas of research, and the major research programs. For more information, please visit: About the Authors: Keith Frankish is Visiting Senior Research Fellow at The Open University, UK and Adjunct Professor with the Brain and Mind Program in Neurosciences at the University of Crete. He is the author of Mind and Supermind (Cambridge University Press, 2004) and Consciousness (2005). He is co-editor of In Two Minds: Dual Processes and Beyond (with Jonathan St B. T. Evans, 2009) and New Waves in Philosophy of Action (with Jesús H. Aguilar and Andrei A. Buckareff, 2010). William M. Ramsey is Associate Professor of Philosophy at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. He is the author of Representation Reconsidered (Cambridge University Press, 2007) and co-editor of Philosophy and Connectionist Theory (with David Rumelhart and Stephen Stich, 1991) and Rethinking Intuition (with Michael DePaul, 1998). PLEASE SHARE THIS EVENT ON TWITTER! USE #shdgcogsci