Accession Number : ADA293582

Title :   A Cognitive Architecture for Solving III-Defined Problems.

Descriptive Note : Interim rept. Sep 86-Aug 87,

Corporate Author : CALIFORNIA UNIV LOS ANGELES DEPT OF PSYCHOLOGY

Personal Author(s) : Holyoak, Keith J. ; Thagard, Paul R.

PDF Url : ADA293582

Report Date : FEB 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 59

Abstract : A computational theory of analogical mapping is described, based on a small set of constraints. The theory is embodied in a computer simulation that is applied to several examples, including psychological data on the mapping process. (AN)

Descriptors :   *COGNITION, *PROBLEM SOLVING, *ANALOGIES, ALGORITHMS, COMPUTERIZED SIMULATION, EXPERIMENTAL DATA, COMPUTATIONS, DECISION MAKING, DATA MANAGEMENT, INFORMATION TRANSFER, MEMORY(PSYCHOLOGY), REASONING, SEMANTICS, INPUT OUTPUT PROCESSING, PARALLEL PROCESSING, INFORMATION RETRIEVAL, JUDGEMENT(PSYCHOLOGY), REACTION(PSYCHOLOGY).

Subject Categories : Psychology
      Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE