By Frank Zenker,Peter Gärdenfors
This quantity offers an outline of functions of conceptual areas thought, starting with an advent to the modeling software 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 points of making conceptual areas, whereas the ultimate part appears to be like at philosophical functions. domain names comprise man made intelligence and robotics, epistemology and philosophy of technology, lexical semantics and pragmatics, agent-based simulation, perspectivism, framing, distinction, sensory modalities, and song, between others.
This assortment offers proof of the large program variety of this thought of information illustration. The papers during this quantity derive from foreign specialists throughout varied fields together with philosophy, cognitive technology, linguistics, robotics, machine technological know-how and geography. each one contributor has effectively utilized conceptual areas concept as a modeling software of their respective parts of craftsmanship. Graduates in addition to researchers within the parts of epistemology, linguistics, geometric wisdom illustration, and the mathematical modeling of cognitive procedures may still locate this e-book of specific interest.
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Applications of Conceptual Spaces: The Case for Geometric Knowledge Representation (Synthese Library) by Frank Zenker,Peter Gärdenfors