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Cognitive Technologies

Image Schemas and Concept Invention

Cognitive, Logical, and Linguistic Investigations

Authors: Hedblom, Maria M.

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  • Image schemas were introduced as mental generalisations from embodied experiences capturing notions such as containment, support and source path goal movement
  • These spatiotemporal relationships can be found in human cognition as information skeletons for analogical reasoning, as a grounding factor for abstract language, and as conceptual building blocks for concepts and events
  • The book will be of value to researchers in artificial intelligence, cognitive science, psychology, and creativity
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In this book the author's theoretical framework builds on linguistic and psychological research, arguing that similar image-schematic notions should be grouped together into interconnected family hierarchies, with complexity increasing with regard to the addition of spatial and conceptual primitives. She introduces an image schema logic as a language to model image schemas, and she shows how the semantic content of image schemas can be used to improve computational concept invention.

The book will be of value to researchers in artificial intelligence, cognitive science, psychology, and creativity.

Table of contents (8 chapters)

Table of contents (8 chapters)

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eBook $109.00
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Image Schemas and Concept Invention
Book Subtitle
Cognitive, Logical, and Linguistic Investigations
Authors
Series Title
Cognitive Technologies
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-47329-7
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-47329-7
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-47328-0
Series ISSN
1611-2482
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XV, 182
Number of Illustrations
14 b/w illustrations, 24 illustrations in colour
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