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  1. Herbert Alexander Simon (2013). Philosopher of the Organizational Life-World. In Morgen Witzel & Malcolm Warner (eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Management Theorists. Oxford University Press.
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  2. Herbert A. Simon (2006). Understanding Technological Design. In John R. Dakers (ed.), Defining Technological Literacy: Towards an Epistemological Framework. Palgrave Macmillan. 105.
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  3. Herbert A. Simon & Stuart A. Eisenstadt (2003). A Chinese Room That Understands. In John M. Preston & Michael A. Bishop (eds.), Views Into the Chinese Room: New Essays on Searle and Artificial Intelligence. Oxford University Press.
     
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  4. Herbert A. Simon (2002). Computational Models: Why Build Them? In Lynn Nadel (ed.), The Encyclopedia of Cognitive Science. Macmillan.
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  5. Fernand Gobet & Herbert A. Simon (2000). Five Seconds or Sixty? Presentation Time in Expert Memory. Cognitive Science 24 (4):651-682.
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  6. Herbert A. Simon (2000). Bounded Rationality in Social Science: Today and Tomorrow. [REVIEW] Mind and Society 1 (1):25-39.
    With the discovery of voluminous discordant empirical evidence, maximizing expected utility is rapidly disappearing as the core of the theory of human rationality, and a theory of bounded rationality, embracing both the processes and products of choice, is replacing it. There remains a large task of organizing our picture of economic and social processes and adding the new facts needed to shape the theory in an empirically sound way. It is also urgent that new tools now available for conducting empirical (...)
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  7. Herbert A. Simon (1998). Discovering Explanations. Minds and Machines 8 (1):7-37.
  8. Herbert A. Simon & Stuart A. Eisenstadt (1998). Human and Machine Interpretation of Expressions in Formal Systems. Synthese 116 (3):439-461.
    This paper uses a proof of Gödels theorem, implemented on a computer, to explore how a person or a computer can examine such a proof, understand it, and evaluate its validity. It is argued that, in order to recognize it (1) as Gödel's theorem, and (2) as a proof that there is an undecidable statement in the language of PM, a person must possess a suitable semantics. As our analysis reveals no differences between the processes required by people and machines (...)
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  9. Herbert A. Simon, Discovering Explanations, Clark Glymour, Andy Clark, Twisted Tales, Alison Gopnik & Explanation as Orgasm (1998). Cognition and Explanation. Cognition 8 (1).
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  10. Stuart A. Eisenstadt & Herbert A. Simon (1997). Logic and Thought. Minds and Machines 7 (3):365-385.
    Rips, in The Psychology of Proof, argues that, through the processes of evolution, logic (e.g., modus ponens) has become established in the human mind as the basis for thinking, and that production systems rest on this foundation. In this paper we defend the converse argument that, through evolution, a production system architecture has become the basis for human thinking, and that formal logics rest on this production system and the accompanying mechanisms for recognition and search. It is through the “automaticity” (...)
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  11. Takeshi Okada & Herbert A. Simon (1997). Collaborative Discovery in a Scientific Domain. Cognitive Science 21 (2):109-146.
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  12. Herbert A. Simon (1997). Scientific Approaches to the Question of Consciousness. In Jonathan D. Cohen & Jonathan W. Schooler (eds.), Scientific Approaches to Consciousness. Lawrence Erlbaum.
  13. Hermina J. M. Tabachneck‐Schijf, Anthony M. Leonardo & Herbert A. Simon (1997). CaMeRa: A Computational Model of Multiple Representations. Cognitive Science 21 (3):305-350.
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  14. Herbert A. Simon (1996). Computational Theories of Cognition. In William T. O'Donohue & Richard F. Kitchener (eds.), The Philosophy of Psychology. Sage Publications. 160--173.
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  15. Herbert A. Simon (1995). Android Epistemology. Cambridge: MIT Press.
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  16. Herbert A. Simon (1995). Machine as Mind. In Peter Millican & Andy Clark (eds.), Android Epistemology. Cambridge: MIT Press.
  17. Alonso H. Vera & Herbert A. Simon (1994). Reply to Touretzky and Pomerleau: Reconstructing Physical Symbol Systems. Cognitive Science 18 (2):355-360.
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  18. Pat Langley, Herbert A. Simon, Gary L. Bradshaw & Jan M. Zytkow (1993). Scientific Discovery. In Alvin Goldman (ed.), Readings in Philosophy and Cognitive Science. Cambridge: Mit Press.
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  19. Wei-Min Shen & Herbert A. Simon (1993). Fitness Requirements for Scientific Theories Containing Recursive Theoretical Terms. British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 44 (4):641-652.
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  20. A. H. Vera & Herbert A. Simon (1993). Situated Action: A Symbolic Interpretation. Cognitive Science 17 (1):7-48.
  21. Alonso H. Vera & Herbert A. Simon (1993). Situated Action: Reply to Reviewers. Cognitive Science 17 (1):77-86.
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  22. Alonso H. Vera & Herbert A. Simon (1993). Situated Action: Reply to William Clancey. Cognitive Science 17 (1):117-133.
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  23. Herbert A. Simon (1992). Scientific Discovery as Problem Solving: Reply to Critics. International Studies in the Philosophy of Science 6 (1):69 – 88.
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  24. Herbert A. Simon & Zenon W. Pylyshyn (1992). Allen Newell (1927 - 1992). Behavioral and Brain Sciences 15 (3):i-iv.
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  25. Herbert A. Simon (1991). Black Ravens and a White Shoe. British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 42 (3):339-342.
    This paper provides an explanation of why sightings of black ravens increase the degree of warranted belief in the proposition that all ravens are black, while observations of white shoes do not. The explanation, which allows a Bayesian interpretation, rests on an assumption of the redundancy (i.e., lawfulness) of nature.
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  26. Herbert A. Simon (1991). Nonmonotonic Reasoning and Causation: Comment. Cognitive Science 15 (2):293-300.
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  27. Yulin Qin & Herbert A. Simon (1990). Laboratory Replication of Scientific Discovery Processes. Cognitive Science 14 (2):281-312.
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  28. Herbert A. Simon (1989). ECHO and STAHL: On the Theory of Combustion. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 12 (3):487.
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  29. Deepak Kulkarni & Herbert A. Simon (1988). The Processes of Scientific Discovery: The Strategy of Experimentation. Cognitive Science 12 (2):139-175.
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  30. Jan M. Zytkow & Herbert A. Simon (1988). Normative Systems of Discovery and Logic of Search. Synthese 74 (1):65 - 90.
    New computer systems of discovery create a research program for logic and philosophy of science. These systems consist of inference rules and control knowledge that guide the discovery process. Their paths of discovery are influenced by the available data and the discovery steps coincide with the justification of results. The discovery process can be described in terms of fundamental concepts of artificial intelligence such as heuristic search, and can also be interpreted in terms of logic. The traditional distinction that places (...)
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  31. Jill H. Larkin & Herbert A. Simon (1987). Why a Diagram is (Sometimes) Worth Ten Thousand Words. Cognitive Science 11 (1):65-100.
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  32. Jill H. Larkin & Herbert A. Simon (1987). Why a Diagram is (Sometimes) Worth 10, 000 Word. Cognitive Science 11:65-99.
     
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  33. Herbert A. Simon (1985). Quantification of Theoretical Terms and the Falsifiability of Theories. British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 36 (3):291-298.
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  34. Edward A. Feigenbaum & Herbert A. Simon (1984). EPAM‐Like Models of Recognition and Learning. Cognitive Science 8 (4):305-336.
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  35. Herbert A. Simon (1983). Fitness Requirements for Scientific Theories. British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 34 (4):355-365.
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  36. Herbert A. Simon (1983). I. Mathematical Modeling of Election Predictions: Final Reply to Professor Aubert. Inquiry 26 (2):231 – 232.
    Professor Aubert's ?three?stage rocket? (Inquiry, Vol. 26 [1983], No. 1) has reached periodic orbit. His comments on my earlier reply to his critique of my election predictions paper simply repeat arguments I have already refuted. In this note, I limit myself largely to pointing out Professor Aubert's misconceptions of what my position actually is. I find no reasons for revising the views stated in my original election predictions paper, nor any reasons for thinking that paper violated norms of scientific method (...)
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  37. Herbert A. Simon (1983). Reason in Human Affairs. Stanford University Press.
    This is the question examined by the author, who received the 1978 Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences "for his pioneering work on decision-making processes in ...
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  38. Herbert A. Simon (1982). Election Predictions: Reply. Inquiry 25 (3):361 – 364.
    Contrary to Aubert's claim, my paper on election predictions does not seek to draw empirical conclusions from mathematical premisses alone. The empirical premiss, approximated by the continuity assumption, is that sufficiently small changes in the predicted vote will cause only small changes in the actual vote. The technical criticisms by ?fsti and ?sterberg of the reaction function are answered by specifying the function's domain. Other criticisms are also answered, and the reply concludes by placing the election prediction theorem in the (...)
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  39. Allen Newell & Herbert A. Simon (1981). Computer Science as Empirical Inquiry: Symbols and Search. Communications of the Association for Computing Machinery 19:113-26.
  40. Herbert A. Simon, Patrick W. Langley & Gary L. Bradshaw (1981). Scientific Discovery as Problem Solving. Synthese 47 (1):3 – 14.
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  41. Jill H. Larkin, John McDermott, Dorothea P. Simon & Herbert A. Simon (1980). Models of Competence in Solving Physics Problems. Cognitive Science 4 (4):317-345.
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  42. Herbert A. Simon (1980). Cognitive Science: The Newest Science of the Artificial. Cognitive Science 4 (1):33-46.
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  43. K. Anders Ericsson, William G. Chase & Herbert A. Simon (1979). Phenomenological Reports as Data. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 2 (4):601-602.
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  44. Herbert A. Simon (1979). Fit, Finite, and Universal Axiomatization of Theories. Philosophy of Science 46 (2):295-301.
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  45. Herbert A. Simon (1978). On the Forms of Mental Representation. In W. Savage (ed.), Perception and Cognition. University of Minnesota Press. 9--3.
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  46. R. Bhaskar & Herbert A. Simon (1977). Problem Solving in Semantically Rich Domains: An Example From Engineering Thermodynamics. Cognitive Science 1 (2):193-215.
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  47. Herbert A. Simon (1976). Bradie on Polanyi on the Meno Paradox. Philosophy of Science 43 (1):147-150.
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  48. Herbert A. Simon (1976). How Complex Are Complex Systems? PSA: Proceedings of the Biennial Meeting of the Philosophy of Science Association 1976:507 - 522.
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  49. Herbert A. Simon & Allen Newell (1974). Simulación del pensamiento humano. Teorema: Revista Internacional de Filosofía 4 (3):335-378.
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  50. Herbert A. Simon (1973). Does Scientific Discovery Have a Logic? Philosophy of Science 40 (4):471-480.
    It is often claimed that there can be no such thing as a logic of scientific discovery, but only a logic of verification. By 'logic of discovery' is usually meant a normative theory of discovery processes. The claim that such a normative theory is impossible is shown to be incorrect; and two examples are provided of domains where formal processes of varying efficacy for discovering lawfulness can be constructed and compared. The analysis shows how one can treat operationally and formally (...)
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