By Frank Zenker,Peter Gärdenfors
This quantity presents an summary of functions of conceptual areas thought, starting with an creation to the modeling instrument that unifies the chapters. the 1st part explores problems with linguistic semantics, together with audio system’ negotiation of that means. extra sections tackle computational and ontological facets of creating conceptual areas, whereas the ultimate part appears at philosophical functions. domain names comprise synthetic intelligence and robotics, epistemology and philosophy of technological know-how, lexical semantics and pragmatics, agent-based simulation, perspectivism, framing, distinction, sensory modalities, and tune, between others.
This assortment offers facts of the large software variety of this concept of data illustration. The papers during this quantity derive from foreign specialists throughout varied fields together with philosophy, cognitive technological know-how, linguistics, robotics, desktop technology and geography. every one contributor has effectively utilized conceptual areas conception as a modeling software of their respective components of craftsmanship. Graduates in addition to researchers within the parts of epistemology, linguistics, geometric wisdom illustration, and the mathematical modeling of cognitive procedures should still locate this ebook of specific interest.
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Applications of Conceptual Spaces: The Case for Geometric Knowledge Representation (Synthese Library) by Frank Zenker,Peter Gärdenfors