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Title Similarity and symbols in human thinking / edited by Steven A. Sloman and Lance J. Rips.
Imprint Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, 1998.

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Series Cognition special issues
Cognition special issues.
Subject Cognition.
Human information processing.
Symbolism (Psychology)
Similarity (Psychology)
Alt Name Sloman, Steven A.
Rips, Lance J.
Description 1 online resource (221 pages) : illustrations
Note "A Bradford book."
"Reprinted from Cognition: international journal of cognitive science, volume 65, numbers 2-3, 1998"--Title page verso.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Print version record.
Contents 1. Similarity as an Explanatory Construct / Steven A. Sloman and Lance J. Rips -- 2. Two Dogmas of Conceptual Empiricism: Implications for Hybrid Models of the Structure of Knowledge / Frank C. Keil, W. Carter Smith, Daniel J. Simons and Daniel T. Levin -- 3. Similarity-Based Categorization and Fuzziness of Natural Categories / James A. Hampton -- 4. Alternative Strategies of Categorization / Edward E. Smith, Andrea L. Patalano and John Jonides -- 5. Similarity and Rules: Distinct? Exhaustive? Empirically Distinguishable? / Ulrike Hahn and Nick Chater -- 6. Reuniting Perception and Conception / Robert L. Goldstone and Lawrence W. Barsalou -- 7. Similarity and the Development of Rules / Dedre Gentner and Jose Medina -- Index.
Note English.
ISBN 0585077762 (electronic bk.)
9780585077765 (electronic bk.)
9780262692144 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
0262692147 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
OCLC # 42856027
Additional Format Print version: Similarity and symbols in human thinking. Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, 1998 0262692147 (DLC) 98007439 (OCoLC)39033167
Table of Contents
1Similarity as an explanatory construct / Steven A. Sloman, Lance J. Rips1
2Two dogmas of conceptual empiricism: implications for hybrid models of the structure of knowledge / Frank C. Keil, W. Carter Smith, Daniel J. Simons [et al.]17
3Similarity-based categorization and fuzziness of natural categories / James A. Hampton51
4Alternative strategies of categorization / Edward E. Smith, Andrea L. Patalano, John Jonides81
5Similarity and rules: distinct? exhaustive? empirically distinguishable? / Ulrike Hahn, Nick Chater111
6Reuniting perception and conception / Robert L. Goldstone, Lawrence W. Barsalou145
7Similarity and the development of rules / Dedre Gentner, Jose Medina177

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