limits of recognition

empirical evidence is only available when measure theory is applicable and general relativity as well as other physical limitations impact how an observer (system) obtains any such ‘measures’ via any kind of ‘observation’. to find a measure of the impact of such theories on a particular observation, one needs to apply those theories recursively. at this […]

Reductionism in Cognitive Science

An Example of Epistemic Reduction in Cognitive Science A description of theoretic and explanatory reductions and their features is followed by an example of epistemic reduction of a model in cognitive psychology to models in computational neuroscience. The paper also aims to visit the notions of implementation, realization and explanation with respect to reduction as […]