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Title Action, perception and the brain : adaptation and cephalic expression / edited by Jay Schulkin, Georgetown University, USA.
Published Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire, UK ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2012.
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 Floor2  BF323.S63 A17 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description xiii, 272 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Content Type text
Format volume
Series New directions in philosophy and cognitive science
New directions in philosophy and cognitive science.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The slow process : a hypothetical cognitive adaptation for distributed cognitive networks / Merlin Donald -- Social cognition and cortical function : an evolutionary perspective / Susanne Shultz & Robin I. M. Dunbar / Homo heuristicus and the bias-variance dilemma / Henry Brighton & Gerd Gigerenzer -- Action, embodied meaning, and thought / Mark Johnson -- Neo-pragmatism and enactive intentionality / Shaun Gallagher & Katsunori Miyahara -- Minds, things, and materiality / Michael Wheeler -- Contributions of mirror mechanisms to the embodiment of cognition / Arthur M.Glenberg -- The neural systems involved in motor cognition and social contact / Sébastien Hétu & Philip L. Jackson -- Action and cephalic expression : hermeneutical pragmatism / Jay Schulkin & Patrick Heelan.
Subject Social perception -- Philosophy.
Neurosciences -- Philosophy.
Related Names Schulkin, Jay, editor of compilation.
ISBN 023028258X (hardback)
9780230282582 (hardback)
OCLC number 741549678