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Cognitive Science
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[German Version]

is still a young discipline. It originated in the 1970s as an integrative research initiative combining the scholarly approaches from a wide variety of fields such as psychology (esp. developmental and cognitive psychology), linguistics, computer science (esp. Artificial intelligence, neuroinformatics, and robotics), neuroscience, and philosophy (esp. the Philosophy of mind and philosophical psychology). Its research efforts are primarily focused on the (cognitive) processes that take place between the sensory perceptions and t…

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Stephan, Achim, “Cognitive Science”, in: Religion Past and Present. Consulted online on 23 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-5888_rpp_SIM_11970>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004146662, 2006-2013



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