The mind's new science: a history of the cognitive revolution

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Basic Books, Oct 9, 1985 - Computers - 423 pages
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The first full-scale introduction to and history of cognitive science. An interdisciplinary study of the nature of knowledge by the noted cognitive scientist and author of Frames of Mind.

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This is an ambitious attempt to define and summarize "cognitive science,'' a new field of scientific inquiry and knowledge. The author, a leading authority and researcher in this area, writes in a ... Read full review

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What the Meno Wrought
3
Laying the Foundation for Cognitive Science
10
The First Decades
28
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Howard Gardner is Hobbs Professor of Cognition and Education and Adjunct Professor of Psychology at Harvard University; Adjunct Professor of Neurology at the Boston University School of Medicine; and Codirector of Harvard Project Zero. He lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

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