Jack Orbach (1998) Do Wires Model Neurons? . Psycoloquy: 9(05) Connectionist Explanation (2)
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Psycoloquy 9(05): Do Wires Model Neurons?

DO WIRES MODEL NEURONS?
Commentary on Green on Connectionist-Explanation

Jack Orbach
Department of Psychology
Queens College
City University of New York
Flushing, NY 11367

JOrbach@worldnet.att.net

Abstract

Connectionists should not lose sight of the fact that the electronic circuit has little in common with the neural circuit in the brain.

Keywords

artificial intelligence, cognition, computer modelling, connectionism, epistemology, explanation, methodology, neural nets, philosophy of science, theory.

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