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    Putting reasoning and judgement in their proper argumentative place

    Oaksford, Michael (2011) Putting reasoning and judgement in their proper argumentative place. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 34 (04), pp. 84-85. ISSN 0140-525X.

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    Abstract

    If Bayesian Fundamentalism existed, Jones & Love's (J&L's) arguments would provide a necessary corrective. But it does not. Bayesian cognitive science is deeply concerned with characterizing algorithms and representations, and, ultimately, implementations in neural circuits; it pays close attention to environmental structure and the constraints of behavioral data, when available; and it rigorously compares multiple models, both within and across papers. J&L's recommendation of Bayesian Enlightenment corresponds to past, present, and, we hope, future practice in Bayesian cognitive science.

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    Item Type: Article
    School: Birkbeck Schools and Departments > School of Science > Psychological Sciences
    Depositing User: Sarah Hall
    Date Deposited: 26 Nov 2015 16:04
    Last Modified: 17 May 2016 15:56
    URI: http://eprints.bbk.ac.uk/id/eprint/13612

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