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  1. Barbara C. Malt (2010). Why We Should Do Without Concepts. Mind and Language 25 (5):622-633.
    Machery (2009) has proposed that the notion of ‘concept’ ought to be eliminated from the theoretical vocabulary of psychology. I raise three questions about his argument: (1) Is there a meaningful distinction between concepts and background knowledge? (2) Do we need to discard the hybrid view? (3) Are there really categories of things in the world that are the basis for concepts? Although I argue that the answer to all three is ‘no’, I agree with Machery's conclusion that seeking a (...)
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  2. Barbara C. Malt & Steven A. Sloman (2007). Artifact Categorization: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly. In Eric Margolis & Stephen Laurence (eds.), Creations of the Mind: Theories of Artifacts and Their Representation. Oxford University Press. 85--123.
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  3. Barbara C. Malt & Steven A. Sloman (2007). Category Essence or Essentially Pragmatic? Creator's Intention in Naming and What's Really What. Cognition 105 (3):615-648.
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  4. Barbara C. Malt & Steven A. Sloman (2007). More Than Words, but Still Not Categorization. Cognition 105 (3):656-657.
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  5. Barbara C. Malt, Steven A. Sloman & Silvia P. Gennari (2003). Speaking Versus Thinking About Objects and Actions. In Dedre Getner & Susan Goldin-Meadow (eds.), Language in Mind: Advances in the Study of Language and Thought. Mit Press. 81--112.
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  6. Barbara C. Malt & Eric C. Johnson (1998). Artifact Category Membership and the Intentional-Historical Theory. Cognition 66 (1):79-85.
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