Human Problem Solving

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Prentice-Hall, 1972 - Psychology - 920 pages
The aim of this book is to advance our understanding of how humans think. It seeks to do so by putting forth a theory of human problem solving, along with a body of empirical evidence that permits assessment of the theory.

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CONTENTS
31
PRELIMINARIES 17
126
PROCESSING SYSTEMS
137
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Simon was educated in political science at the University of Chicago (B.A., 1936, Ph.D., 1943). Since 1949, he has been a faculty member at Carnegie Mellon University, where he is Richard King Mellon University Professor of Computer Science & Psychology.

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