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On the Connection between Rationality and Logical Ability,” in Mind is the definitive refutation of this cheeniak thesis. Cherniak on Scientific Realism. An Interdisciplinary Journal of Philosophy 19 Steve marked it as to-read Jan 27, Anthony Gamst rated it it was amazing Apr 20, Return to Book Page.


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Everything Passes marked rationslity as to-read Dec 28, A corresponding approach can be applied to placement of interconnected functional areas of cerebral cortex. The significance of ultra-fine neural optimization remains an open question.

The Normative Significance of Preference Reversals. In Defence of the Doxastic Conception of Delusions. Christopher Cherniak – – Philosophy of Science 56 1: Stich – – Philosophy of Science 56 1: Brian Kim – – Synthese Omar Boukli-Hacene marked it as to-read Dec 14, Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

Sign in Create an account. Rationality, Logic, and Heuristics. Neural wiring minimization is of course valuable, but why should it seem to have such a high priority — sometimes apparently near-maximal?

Cherniak on Scientific Realism. The work began with more realistic, bounded-resource models of rationality. For instance, the nervous system of the roundworm Caenorhabditis elegans includes eleven ganglionic components, which have 11!


In Minimal Rationality, Christopher Cherniak boldly challenges the myth of Man the the Rational Animal and the central role that the “perfectly rational agent” has had in philosophy, psychology, and other cognitive sciences, as well as in economics. This article has no associated abstract. Connection minimization seems a first law of brain tractographyan organizing principle driving neuroanatomy.

Vijay Veeraraghavan added it Oct 01, Tushant Jha marked it as to-read Jun 21, Ryan Carmody marked it as to-read Feb 09, Neuron dendrite and axon arbors also appear significantly to approximate minimum-cost Steiner trees. A key specific wiring problem is component placement optimization: Views Read Edit View history.