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By Frank Zenker,Peter Gärdenfors

ISBN-10: 3319150200

ISBN-13: 9783319150208

ISBN-10: 3319353152

ISBN-13: 9783319353159

This quantity offers an outline of purposes of conceptual areas idea, starting with an advent to the modeling instrument that unifies the chapters. the 1st part explores problems with linguistic semantics, together with audio system’ negotiation of that means. additional sections tackle computational and ontological elements of creating conceptual areas, whereas the ultimate part seems to be at philosophical purposes. domain names contain synthetic intelligence and robotics, epistemology and philosophy of technology, lexical semantics and pragmatics, agent-based simulation, perspectivism, framing, distinction, sensory modalities, and tune, between others.

This assortment offers facts of the vast program diversity of this conception of data illustration. The papers during this quantity derive from overseas specialists throughout various fields together with philosophy, cognitive technological know-how, linguistics, robotics, desktop technological know-how and geography. each one contributor has effectively utilized conceptual areas conception as a modeling device of their respective components of craftsmanship. Graduates in addition to researchers within the parts of epistemology, linguistics, geometric wisdom illustration, and the mathematical modeling of cognitive procedures should still locate this e-book of specific interest.

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