In this richly detailed analysis, Barbara Von Eckardt lays the foundations for understanding what it means to be a cognitive scientist. She characterizes the basic assumptions that define the cognitive science approach and systematically sorts out a host of recent and the controversies surrounding them.

What Is Cognitive Science? 1995, Bradford Book, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780262720236

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What Is Cognitive Science? 1992, MIT Press (MA), Cambridge, MA

ISBN-13: 9780262220460