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Title The analogical mind : perspectives from cognitive science / edited by Dedre Gentner, Keith J. Holyoak, and Boicho N. Kokinov.
Imprint Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, [2001]

Subject Symbolism (Psychology) -- Congresses.
Analogy -- Congresses.
Similarity (Psychology) -- Congresses.
Cognition -- Congresses.
Generalization, Psychological.
Models, Psychological.
Alt Name Gentner, Dedre.
Holyoak, Keith James, 1950-
Kokinov, Boicho N.
Description xii, 541 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Note "A Bradford book."
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: the place of analogy in cognition / Keith J. Holyoak, Dedre Gentner, and Boicho N. Kokinov -- Exploring analogy in the large / Kenneth D. Forbus -- Integrating memory and reasoning in analogy-making: the AMBR model / Boicho N. Kokinov and Alexander A. Petrov -- The STAR-2 model for mapping hierarchically structured analogs / William H. Wilson ... [et al.] -- Toward an understanding of analogy within a biological symbol system / Keith J. Holyoak and John E. Hummel -- Metaphor is like analogy / Dedre Gentner ... [et al.] -- Conceptual blending and analogy / Gilles Fauconnier -- Setting limits on analogy: why conceptual combination is not structural alignment / Mark T. Keane and Fintan Costello -- The analogical paradox: why analogy is so easy in naturalistic settings yet so difficult in the psychological laboratory / Kevin Dunbar -- Emotional analogies and analogical inference / Paul Thagard and Cameron Shelley -- Analogy and analogical comparison in choice / Arthur B. Markman and C. Page Moreau -- Semantic alignments in mathematical word problems / Miriam Bassok -- Analogical reasoning in children / Usha Goswami -- Can an ape reason analogically? Comprehension and production of analogical problems by Sarah, a Chimpanzee (Pan troglodytes) / David L. Oden ... [et al.] -- Epilogue: analogy as the core of cognition / Douglas R. Hofstadter.
Note Also available via the World Wide Web.
ISBN 0262072068 (hc.)
0262571390 (pbk.)
OCLC # 44518245
Table of Contents
 1Introduction: The Place of Analogy in Cognition / Keith J. Holyoak, Dedre Gentner, Boicho N. Kokinov1
IComputational and Theoretical Approaches21
 2Exploring Analogy in the Large / Kenneth D. Forbus23
 3Integrating Memory and Reasoning in Analogy-Making: The AMBR Model / Boicho N. Kokinov, Alexander A. Petrov59
 4The STAR-2 Model for Mapping Hierarchically Structured Analogs [et al.] / William H. Wilson, Graeme S. Halford, Brett Gray125
 5Toward an Understanding of Analogy within a Biological Symbol System / Keith J. Holyoak, John E. Hummel161
IIArenas of Analogical Thought197
 6Metaphor Is Like Analogy [et al.] / Dedre Gentner, Brian Bowdle, Phillip Wolff199
 7Conceptual Blending and Analogy / Gilles Fauconnier255
 8Setting Limits on Analogy: Why Conceptual Combination Is Not Structural Alignment / Mark T. Keane, Fintan Costello287
 9The Analogical Paradox: Why Analogy Is so Easy in Naturalistic Settings Yet so Difficult in the Psychological Laboratory / Kevin Dunbar313
 10Emotional Analogies and Analogical Inference / Paul Thagard, Cameron Shelley335
 11Analogy and Analogical Comparison in Choice / Arthur B. Markman, C. Page Moreau363
 12Semantic Alignments in Mathematical Word Problems / Miriam Bassok401
IIIDevelopmental and Comparative Approaches435
 13Analogical Reasoning in Children / Usha Goswami437
 14Can an Ape Reason Analogically? Comprehension and Production of Analogical Problems by Sarah, a Chimpanzee (Pan troglodytes) [et al.] / David L. Oden, Roger K. R. Thompson, David Premack471
 15Epilogue: Analogy as the Core of Cognition / Douglas R. Hofstadter499

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