7 edition of Aspects of Rationality found in the catalog.
November 19, 2007
by Psychology Press
Written in English
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|Number of Pages||512|
Aspects of rationality: reflections on what it means to be rational and whether we are. Examines much of the experimental research on reasoning as it relates to a variety of conceptions of rationality. This book provides discussion that focuses on topics that represent useful aspects of Read more Reviews. User-contributed reviews. Aspects of Rationality: Reflections on What It Means To Be Rational and Whether We Are eBook: Nickerson, Raymond S.: : Kindle StoreReviews: 1.
Table of Contents for Aspects of rationality: reflections on what it means to be rational and whether we are / Raymond S. Nickerson, available from the Library of Congress. Contents may have variations from the printed book or be incomplete or contain other coding. rational model of decision making is a model. where individuals use facts and information, anal- ysis, and a step-by-step procedure to come to a. decision. The rational Author: Francis Uzonwanne.
G. Gigerenzer, in International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences, Structure of Environments. The term ‘ ecological rationality ’ refers to the match between a heuristic and the structure of the information in a particular environment. The more closely a heuristic reflects important aspects of this structure, the more likely it is to succeed in that . Rationality has been recognized as perhaps the major theme in Max Weber's oeuvre. The commentators who have addressed this theme have generally constricted its polymorphous character. This article inventories Weber's usage of "rationality" and "rationalization" in "Economy and Society" and the "Collected Essays in the Sociology of Religion."Cited by:
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The discussion focuses on specific topics that represent essential aspects of any adequately inclusive conception of rationality: intelligence and knowledge; beliefs; goals, values and affect; explanations; judgment and choice; understanding and by: The discussion focuses on specific topics that represent essential aspects of any adequately inclusive conception of rationality: intelligence and knowledge; beliefs; goals, values and affect; explanations; judgment and choice; understanding and wisdom.
How does rationality, broadly conceived, relate to the knowledge one acquires, the beliefs one forms, the explanations one constructs or appropriates, the judgments and decisions one makes, the values one adopts?Cited by: Introduction: Aspects of Rationality; Theoretical Rationality: Its Sources, Structure, and Scope; Practical Aspects of Theoretical Reasoning; Procedural And Substantive Practical Rationality; Humean Rationality; Kant: Rationality as Practical Reason; Duty, Rationality, and Practical Reasons; Bayesianism; Decision Theory and Morality; Rationality and Game Theory.
Aspects of Rationality: Reflections on What It Means To Be Rational and Whether We Are 1st Edition, Kindle Edition. Find all the books, read about the author, and more.5/5(1). This chapter provides both a Aspects of Rationality book overview of the book and summaries of the subsequent chapters.
Questions raised include: Is debate over the norms of practical rationality a theoretical matter. How do practical considerations enter into the theoretical domain. What is the relation between reasoning and rationality.
Between reasons and rationality. Popular Rationality Books Showing of Harry Potter and the Methods of Rationality (ebook) by. Eliezer Yudkowsky (Goodreads Author) (shelved 57 times as rationality) avg rating — 12, ratings — published Want to Read saving Want to Read. Aspects of Rationality: Reflections on What It Means To Be Rational and Whether We Are contains a wide-ranging discussion, presenting a wealth of information and a carefullyAuthor: Raymond Nickerson.
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This paper explores the implications of Bayesian research in cognitive science for debates over the extent of human rationality. Work in the heuristics and biases tradition has led many philosophers to pessimistic conclusions about human rationality.
Science, Explanation, and Rationality: Aspects of the Philosophy of Carl G. Hempel. Carl G. Hempel exerted greater influence upon philosophers of science than any other figure during the 20th century. Buy Aspects of Rationality: Reflections on What It Means to Be Rational and Whether We Are 1 by Nickerson, Raymond S.
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When he finds out that he is a wizard, /5. The Oxford Handbook of Rationality is a reference to the current state of play in the vital and interdisciplinary area of the study of rationality. Rationality has long been a central topic in philosophy, crossing standard divisions and categories.
It continues to attract much attention in published research and teaching by philosophers as well as scholars in other disciplines.
Aspects of Rationality: Reflections on What It Means To Be Rational and Whether We Are. How does rationality, broadly conceived, relate to the knowledge one acquires, the beliefs one forms, the explanations one constructs or appropriates, the judgments and decisions one makes, the values one adopts?Brand: Taylor And Francis.
Weirich examines three competing views entertained by economic theory about the instrumental rationality of decisions: the first says to maximize self-interest, the second to maximize utility, and the third to satisfice, that is, to adopt a satisfactory option.
Critics argue that the first view is too narrow, that the second overlooks the benefits of teamwork and planning, and that the third. rationality (doing what will get you whatever ends you wish to achieve, whether they 1 Charles Darwin in The Descent of Man and Selection in Relation to Sex.
Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, p. 2 Although being “rational” in the social scientific sense is acting in your own bests interests, beingFile Size: KB.
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‘The work explores, from a philosophical basis, the various aspects of rationality, as well as its inherent dilemmas, as applied to the study of the arms race as well as to that of alliances, in most cases ending up with persuasively common sense-like suggestions the work is not overburdened with mathematical formulae, but for the most part written in a fluent style, Cited by:.
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