The Routledge Handbook of Embodied Cognition (Routledge by Lawrence Shapiro

By Lawrence Shapiro

Embodied cognition is without doubt one of the best components of research and examine in philosophy of brain, philosophy of psychology and cognitive science. The Routledge instruction manual of Embodied Cognition is an exceptional advisor and reference resource to the foremost themes and debates during this interesting topic and crucial analyzing for any pupil and student of philosophy of brain and cognitive science.

Comprising over thirty chapters through a staff of overseas members, the Handbook is split into six parts:

  • Historical underpinnings

  • Perspectives on embodied cognition

  • Applied embodied cognition: belief, language, and reasoning

  • Applied embodied cognition: social and ethical cognition and emotion

  • Applied embodied cognition: reminiscence, awareness, and team cognition

  • Meta-topics.

The early chapters of the Handbook disguise empirical and philosophical foundations of embodied cognition, targeting Gibsonian and phenomenological ways. next chapters conceal extra, very important topics universal to paintings in embodied cognition, together with embedded, prolonged and enactive cognition in addition to chapters on empirical examine in conception, language, reasoning, social and ethical cognition, emotion, recognition, reminiscence, and studying and development.

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