The Structure of Intelligence: A New Mathematical Model of Mind

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780387940045
  • Publisher: Springer New York
  • Publication date: 6/24/1993
  • Series: Recent Research in Psychology Series
  • Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1993
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 187
  • Product dimensions: 9.21 (w) x 6.14 (h) x 0.51 (d)

Table of Contents

0. Introduction.- 0.0 Psychology versus Complex Systems Science.- 0.1 Mind and Computation.- 0.2 Synopsis.- 0.3 Mathematics, Philosophy, and Science.- 1. Mind and Computation.- 1.0 Rules.- 1.1 Shastic and Quantum Computation.- 1.2 Computational Complexity.- 1.3 Network, Program, or Network of Programs?.- 2. Optimization.- 2.0 Thought as Optimization.- 2.1 Monte Carlo and Multistart.- 2.2 Simulated Annealing.- 2.3 Multilevel Optimization.- 3. Quantifying Structure.- 3.0 Algorithmic Complexity.- 3.1 Randomness.- 3.2 Pattern.- 3.3 Meaningful Complexity.- 3.4 Structural Complexity.- 4. Intelligence and Mind.- 4.0 The Triarchic Theory of Intelligence.- 4.1 Intelligence as Flexible Optimization.- 4.2 Unpredictability.- 4.3 Intelligence as Flexible Optimization, Revisited.- 4.4 Mind and Behavior.- 5. Induction.- 5.0 Justifying Induction.- 5.1 The Tendency to Take Habits.- 5.2 Toward a General Induction Algorithm.- 5.3 Induction, Probability, and Intelligence.- 6. Analogy.- 6.0 The Structure-Mapping Theory of Analogy.- 6.1 A Typology of Analogy.- 6.2 Analogy and Induction.- 6.3 Hierarchical Analogy.- 6.4 Structural Analogy in the Brain.- 7. Long-Term Memory.- 7.0 Structurally Associative Memory.- 7.1 Quillian Networks.- 7.2 Implications of Structurally Associative Memory.- 7.3 Image and Process.- 8. Deduction.- 8.0 Deduction and Analogy in Mathematics.- 8.1 The Structure of Deduction.- 8.2 Paraconsistency.- 8.3 Deduction Cannot Stand Alone.- 9. Perception.- 9.0 The Perceptual Hierarchy.- 9.1 Probability Theory.- 9.2 The Maximum Entropy Principle.- 9.3 The Logic of Perception.- 10. Motor Learning.- 10.0 Generating Motions.- 10.1 Parameter Adaptation.- 10.2 The Motor Control Hierarchy.- 10.3 A Neural-Darwinist Perceptual-Motor Hierarchy.- 11. Consciousness and Computation.- 11.0 Toward a Quantum Theory of Consciousness.- 11.1 Implications of the Quantum Theory of Consciousness.- 11.2 Consciousness and Emotion.- 12. The Master Network.- 12.0 The Structure of Intelligence.- 12.1 Design for a Thinking Machine.- Appendix 1. Components of the Master Network.- Appendix 2. Automata Networks.- Appendix 3. A Quick Review of Boolean Logic.- References.

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