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Language and thought in humans and computers

theory and research in psychology, artificial intelligence, and neural science

by Morton Wagman

  • 348 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Praeger in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cognition.,
  • Cognitive science.,
  • Thought and thinking.,
  • Artificial intelligence.,
  • Psycholinguistics.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [147]-159) and indexes.

    StatementMorton Wagman.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF311 .W26585 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 167 p. :
    Number of Pages167
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL686090M
    ISBN 100275961796
    LC Control Number97032997

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