Westermann, G and Mareschal, D (2004) Modelling asymmetric infant categorization with the representational acuity hypothesis. In: Connectionist models of cognition and perception II. Progress in Neural Processing . WORLD SCIENTIFIC PUBL CO PTE LTD, SINGAPORE, pp. 95-104. ISBN 981-238-805-2Full text not available from this repository.
We present a neural network model that accounts for an observed asymmetry in the categorization of cats and dogs in 3-4 month old infants. The model establishes a link between infant behaviour and mechanisms of cortical processing. Based on developmental change in the cortex the model predicts behavioural change in infants between 3 and 10 months of age.
|Item Type:||Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings|
|Departments:||Faculty of Science and Technology > Psychology|
|Deposited On:||08 Nov 2011 14:46|
|Last Modified:||23 Apr 2016 00:01|
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