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  1. Robert L. Burgess & Peter C. M. Molenaar (2007). Evolutionary Theory and the Social Sciences. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 30 (1):20-21.
    Gintis's article is an example of growing awareness by social scientists of the significance of evolutionary theory for understanding human nature. Although we share its main point of view, we comment on some disagreements related to levels of behavioral analysis, the explanation of social cooperation, and the ubiquity of inter-individual differences in human decision-making. (Published Online April 27 2007).
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  2. Peter C. M. Molenaar (2006). Psychophysical Dualism From the Point of View of a Working Psychologist. Erkenntnis 65 (1):47-69.
    Cognitive neuroscience constitutes the third phase of development of the field of cognitive psychophysiology since it was established about half a century ago. A critical historical overview is given of this development, focusing on recurring problems that keep frustrating great expectations. It is argued that psychology has to regain its independent status with respect to cognitive neuroscience and should take psychophysical dualism seriously. A constructive quantum physical model for psychophysical interaction is presented, based on a new stochastic interpretation of the (...)
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  3. Peter C. M. Molenaar & Maartje E. J. Raijmakers (2000). A Phase Transition Between Localist and Distributed Representation. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 23 (4):486-486.
    Bifurcation analysis of a real-time implementation of an ART network, which is functionally similar to the generalized localist model discussed in Page's manifesto shows that it yields a phase transition from local to distributed representation owing to continuous variation of the range of inhibitory connections. Hence there appears to be a qualitative dichotomy between local and distributed representations at the level of connectionistic networks conceived of as instances of nonlinear dynamical systems.
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  4. Peter C. M. Molenaar & Han L. J. van der Maas (2000). Neural Constructivism or Self-Organization? Behavioral and Brain Sciences 23 (5):783-784.
    Three arguments are given to show that neural constructivism lacks an essential ingredient to explain cognitive development. Based on results in the theory of adaptive signal analysis, adaptive biological pattern information and self-organization in nonlinear systems of information processing, it is concluded that neural constructivism should be further extended to accommodate the occurrence of phase transitions generating qualitative development in the sense of Piaget.
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  5. Risto Miikkulainen, Regina Vollmeyer, Bruce D. Burns, Keith J. Holyoak, Maartje E. J. Raijmakers, Sylvester van Koten, Peter C. M. Molenaar, Daniel Jurafsky, Gerhard Weber & Giuseppe Mantovani (1996). Catherine Pelachaud, Norman I. Badler, and Mark Steedman. Cognitive Science 20:618-619.
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  6. Maartje E. J. Raijmakers, Sylvester Koten & Peter C. M. Molenaar (1996). On the Validity of Simulating Stagewise Development by Means of PDP Networks: Application of Catastrophe Analysis and an Experimental Test of Rule‐Like Network Performance. Cognitive Science 20 (1):101-136.
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  7. Maartje E. J. Raijmakers & Peter C. M. Molenaar (1995). How to Decide Whether a Neural Representation is a Cognitive Concept? Behavioral and Brain Sciences 18 (4):641.
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  8. Dorret I. Boomsma & Peter C. M. Molenaar (1991). Implications for Behavior Genetics Research: No Shared Environment Left? Behavioral and Brain Sciences 14 (3):389.
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