The Mind's New Science: A History of the Cognitive Revolution (Google eBook)

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Basic Books, Aug 5, 2008 - Psychology - 423 pages
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The first full-scale history of cognitive science, this work addresses a central issue: What is the nature of knowledge?
  

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User Review  - Tim Pendry - Goodreads

Although now (in its 1987 edition) a quarter of a century old, this book remains valuable not so much for its argument in favour of the development of the then relatively new discipline of cognitive ... Read full review

Review: The Mind's New Science: A History Of The Cognitive Revolution

User Review  - Daniel Maturana - Goodreads

An nice overview, but rather dated, specially in the chapters regarding AI and neuroscience. The reviews of the more 'fringe' disciplines of anthropology and linguistics are interesting. Read full review

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About the author (2008)

Howard Gardneris the John H. and Elisabeth A. Hobbs Professor in Cognition and Education at the Harvard Graduate School of Education. Among numerous honors, Gardner received a MacArthur Prize Fellowship in 1981. In 1990, he was the first American to receive the University of Louisville's Grawemeyer Award in education. In 2000, he was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship. He lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

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