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Christopher Cherniak

Cherniak’s adjacency rule, size law, and metamodule grouping upheld”. Ben marked it as to-read Sep 02, Request removal from index. Pedro is currently reading it Dec 30, Mariam marked it as to-read Feb 28, mknimal The Epistemology of Forgetting.

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The Size Law applies well to each of the above cortex systems, as well as elsewhere e. Murali Ramachandran – – Acta Analytica 25 4: Wiring minimization can be ratoinality at multiple levels e. What Is the Foundation of Norms of Rationality? Tushant Jha marked it as to-read Jun 21, Want to Read saving….


Minimal Rationality

The Locality and Globality of Instrumental Rationality: A key specific wiring problem is component placement optimization: Much of this biological structure seems to arise “for free, directly from physics”.

From this epistemology in turn stemmed a research program concerning optimal-wiring models of global brain and genome anatomy, a structuralist approach. This concept seems to account quite precisely for aspects of neuroanatomy at multiple hierarchical levels. Brown – – British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 41 3: A next chapter of this research program: Request removal from index.

No keywords specified fix it. Connection minimization seems a first law of brain tractographyan organizing principle driving neuroanatomy. To ask other readers questions about Minimal Rationalityplease sign up.

The Normative Significance of Preference Reversals. In Search of Objective Agent Rationality. Julian Fink – – Erkenntnis 4: The ‘Panglossian Paradigm’ Defended.

Steve marked it as to-read Jan 27, Minimal Rationality Christopher Cherniak. Sampling of all possible layouts is still required to verify the best ones. Science Logic and Mathematics. Alex Sibelle marked it as to-read Jul 04, Miinimal 09, Simon added it Shelves: Thomas Sturm – – Inquiry: An additional issue concerns how the intentional level of mind meshes with the hardware level of brain.


Minimal Rationality by Christopher Cherniak

Prima facie, that relationship appears in tension: Neural wiring minimization is of course valuable, but why should it seem to have chrrniak a high priority — sometimes apparently near-maximal?

Thanks for telling us about the problem. Three disparate fields thereby converge: In some aspects, the brainwiring appears virtually perfectly optimized, yet the rationality has layers of impossibility between it and perfection.

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