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Tool use and causal cognition, edited by Teresa McCormack, Christoph Hoerl, and Stephen Butterfill

Label
Tool use and causal cognition
Title
Tool use and causal cognition
Statement of responsibility
edited by Teresa McCormack, Christoph Hoerl, and Stephen Butterfill
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Does the study of tool use provide us with a distinctive or unique source of information about the causal cognition of tool users? This book provides an interdisciplinary perspective on these issues with contributions from psychologists studying tool use and philosophers providing new analyses of the nature of causal understanding
Member of
Cataloging source
VLB
Dewey number
153.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
BF311
LC item number
.T653 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • McCormack, Teresa
  • Hoerl, Christoph
  • Butterfill, Stephen A.
Series statement
Consciousness and self-consciousness
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cognition
  • Causation
  • Tool use in animals
  • Tools
  • Cognition and culture
  • Cognition
  • Causality
  • Culture
  • Tool Use Behavior
  • PSYCHOLOGY
  • SCIENCE
  • Causation
  • Cognition
  • Cognition and culture
  • Tool use in animals
  • Tools
Label
Tool use and causal cognition, edited by Teresa McCormack, Christoph Hoerl, and Stephen Butterfill
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Tool use and causal cognition: an introduction / Teresa McCormack, Christoph Hoerl, and Stephen Butterfill -- A philosopher looks at tool use and causal understanding / James Woodward -- The development of human tool use early in life / Marissa L. Greif and Amy Needham -- Through a floppy tool darkly: toward a conceptual overthrow of animal alchemy / Daniel J. Povinelli and Derek C. Penn -- Causal knowledge in corvids, primates, and children: more than meets the eye? / Amanda Seed, Daniel Hanus, and Josep Call -- The evolutionary origins of causal cognition: learning and using causal structures / Brian J. Edwards, Benjamin M. Rottman, and Laurie R. Santos -- Tool use, planning, and future thinking in children and animals / Teresa McCormack and Christoph Hoerl -- Representing causality / Christopher Peacocke -- Why do language use and tool use both count as manifestations of intelligence? / John Campbell -- Effects of brain damage on human tool use / Georg Goldenberg -- Human tool use: a causal role in plasticity of bodily and spatial representations / Lucilla Cardinali [and others] -- Tool use and the representation of peripersonal space in humans / Charles Spence
Control code
775786749
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 255 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191731259
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)775786749
Label
Tool use and causal cognition, edited by Teresa McCormack, Christoph Hoerl, and Stephen Butterfill
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Tool use and causal cognition: an introduction / Teresa McCormack, Christoph Hoerl, and Stephen Butterfill -- A philosopher looks at tool use and causal understanding / James Woodward -- The development of human tool use early in life / Marissa L. Greif and Amy Needham -- Through a floppy tool darkly: toward a conceptual overthrow of animal alchemy / Daniel J. Povinelli and Derek C. Penn -- Causal knowledge in corvids, primates, and children: more than meets the eye? / Amanda Seed, Daniel Hanus, and Josep Call -- The evolutionary origins of causal cognition: learning and using causal structures / Brian J. Edwards, Benjamin M. Rottman, and Laurie R. Santos -- Tool use, planning, and future thinking in children and animals / Teresa McCormack and Christoph Hoerl -- Representing causality / Christopher Peacocke -- Why do language use and tool use both count as manifestations of intelligence? / John Campbell -- Effects of brain damage on human tool use / Georg Goldenberg -- Human tool use: a causal role in plasticity of bodily and spatial representations / Lucilla Cardinali [and others] -- Tool use and the representation of peripersonal space in humans / Charles Spence
Control code
775786749
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 255 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191731259
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)775786749

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