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The Potential of Using Quantum Theory to Build Models of Cognition.
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PMID:  24027215     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Quantum cognition research applies abstract, mathematical principles of quantum theory to inquiries in cognitive science. It differs fundamentally from alternative speculations about quantum brain processes. This topic presents new developments within this research program. In the introduction to this topic, we try to answer three questions: Why apply quantum concepts to human cognition? How is quantum cognitive modeling different from traditional cognitive modeling? What cognitive processes have been modeled using a quantum account? In addition, a brief introduction to quantum probability theory and a concrete example is provided to illustrate how a quantum cognitive model can be developed to explain paradoxical empirical findings in psychological literature.
Zheng Wang; Jerome R Busemeyer; Harald Atmanspacher; Emmanuel M Pothos
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Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2013-9-11
Journal Detail:
Title:  Topics in cognitive science     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1756-8765     ISO Abbreviation:  Top Cogn Sci     Publication Date:  2013 Sep 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2013-9-12     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101506764     Medline TA:  Top Cogn Sci     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
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© 2013 Cognitive Science Society, Inc.
School of Communication, Center for Cognitive and Brain Sciences, The Ohio State University.
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