What Should Be Computed to Understand and Model Brain Function?: From Robotics, Soft Computing, Biology and Neuroscience to Cognitive Philosophy

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9789810245184
  • Publisher: World Scientific Publishing Company, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 2/28/2001
  • Series: Flsi Soft Computing Series
  • Pages: 324
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 8.60 (h) x 0.90 (d)

Table of Contents

Series Editor's Preface
Volume Editor's Preface
Ch. 1 Consideration of Emotion Model and Primitive Language of Robots 1
Ch. 2 An Architecture for Animal-like Behavior Selection 23
Ch. 3 A Computational Literary Theory: The Ultimate Products of the Brain/Mind Machine 43
Ch. 4 Cooperation between Neural Networks within the Brain 53
Ch. 5 Brain-like Functions in Evolving Connectionist Systems for On-line, Knowledge-Based Learning 77
Ch. 6 Interrelationships, Communication, Semiotics, and Artificial Consciousness 115
Ch. 7 Time Emerges from Incomplete Clock, Based on Internal Measurement 149
Ch. 8 The Logical Jump in Shell Changing in Hermit Crab and Tool Experiment in the Ants 183
Ch. 9 The Neurobiology of Semantics: How Can Machines be Designed to Have Meanings? 207
Ch. 10 The Emergence of Contentful Experience 217
Ch. 11 Intentionality and Foundations of Logic: A New Approach to Neurocomputation 239
About the Authors 289
Keyword Index 303
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