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The Cognitive Mechanisms Guiding Psychological Development

By G Osborne


This Thesis presents a model of cognitive development inspired by Piaget's "Genetic Epistemology". It is observed that the epigenetic process described by Piaget posess mechanisms and behaviour that characterise complex adaptive systems. A model of bipedal motion based around the "Bucket Brigade" algorithm of Holland is presened to explore this relationship

Topics: Dynamical Systems, Developmental Psychology, Machine Learning
Year: 1995
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