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  1. Yorick Wilks (2009). Lamarck, Artificial Intelligence (AI), and Belief. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 32 (6):538-539.
    Nothing in McKay & Dennett's (M&D's) target article deals with the issue of how the adaptivity, or some other aspect, of beliefs might become a biological adaptation; which is to say, how the functions discussed might be coded in such a way in the brain that their development was also coded in gametes or sex transmission cells.
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  2. Yorick Wilks (2003). Book Review: Jerry Fodor, the Mind Doesn't Work That Way, Cambridge, MA: Bradford Books/MIT Press, 2000, 126 Pp., ISBN: 0-262-06212-. [REVIEW] Minds and Machines 13 (2):321-327.
  3. Yorick Wilks (2002). Dennett and Artificial Intelligence: On the Same Side, and If So, Of What? In Andrew Brook & Don Ross (eds.), Daniel Dennett. Cambridge University Press. 249.
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  4. Yorick Wilks (2001). The\ Fodor"-FODOR Fallacy Bites Back. In Pierrette Bouillon & Federica Busa (eds.), The Language of Word Meaning. Cambridge University Press. 75.
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  5. Marcelo Dascal, Jens Allwood, Benny Shanon, Stephen Stich, Yorick Wilks, Itiel Dror, Edson Françozo & Amir Horowitz (1996). Pragmatics & Cognition. Cognition 7:1.
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  6. Erwin M. Segal, Meredith Williams, David J. Cole, James Geller, Yorick Wilks, Shoshana Loeb, Kim Sterelny, Jerry Fodor, Sara Heinämaa & Ausonio Marras (1993). Book Reviews. [REVIEW] Minds and Machines 3 (3):335-375.
  7. Afzal Ballim, Yorick Wilks & John Barnden (1991). Belief Ascription, Metaphor, and Intensional Identification. Cognitive Science 15 (1):133-171.
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  8. Yorick Wilks (1990). Christopher Clavius and the Classification of Sciences. Synthese 83 (2):293-300.
    I discuss two questions: (1) would Duhem have accepted the thesis of the continuity of scientific methodology? and (2) to what extent is the Oxford tradition of classification/subalternation of sciences continuous with early modern science? I argue that Duhem would have been surprised by the claim that scientific methodology is continuous; he expected at best only a continuity of physical theories, which he was trying to isolate from the perpetual fluctuations of methods and metaphysics. I also argue that the evidence (...)
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  9. Yorick Wilks (1988). Reference and its Role in Computational Models of Mental Representations. In Umberto Eco (ed.), Meaning and Mental Representations. Bloomington: Indiana University Press. 496--221.
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  10. Yorick Wilks (1987). Relevance Must Be to Someone. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 10 (4):735.
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  11. Yorick Wilks (1986). Are There Really Two Types of Learning? Behavioral and Brain Sciences 9 (4):671.
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  12. Yorick Wilks & Janusz Bien (1983). Beliefs, Points of View, and Multiple Environments. Cognitive Science 7 (2):95-119.
    The paper describes a system for dealing with nestings of belief in terms of the mechanism of computational environment. A method is offered for computing the beliefs of A about B (and so on) in terms of the systems existing knowledge structures about A and B separately. A proposal for belief percolation is put forward: percolation being a side effect of the process of the computation of nested beliefs, but one which could explain the acquisition of unsupported beliefs. It is (...)
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  13. Yorick Wilks (1982). Reviews. [REVIEW] British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 33 (3):191-195.
    When John von Neumann turned his interest to computers, he was one of the leading mathematicians of his time. In the 1940s, he helped design two of the first stored-program digital electronic computers. He authored reports explaining the functional organization of modern computers for the first time, thereby influencing their construction worldwide (von Neumann, 1945; Burks et al., 1946). In the first of these reports, von Neumann described the computer as analogous to a brain, with an input “organ” (analogous to (...)
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  14. Yorick Wilks (1982). Searle's Straw Men. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 5 (2):344.
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  15. Yorick Wilks (1981). A Position Note on Natural Language Understanding and Artificial Intelligence. Cognition 10 (1-3):337-340.
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  16. Wendy Lehnert & Yorick Wilks (1979). A Critical Perspective on KRL. Cognitive Science 3 (1):1-28.
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  17. Yorick Wilks (1979). Reviews. [REVIEW] British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 30 (2):191-195.
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  18. Yorick Wilks (1978). Artificial Intelligence and Real Constraints. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 1 (1):120.
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  19. Yorick Wilks (1978). Leibniz, Location, and Distinguishing Types of Sensation. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 1 (3):369.
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  20. Yorick Wilks (1977). What Sort of Taxonomy of Causation Do We Need for Language Understanding? Cognitive Science 1 (3):235-264.
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  21. Eugene Charniak & Yorick Wilks (eds.) (1976). Computational Semantics: An Introduction to Artificial Intelligence and Natural Language Comprehension. Distributors for the U.S.A. And Canada, Elsevier/North Holland.
  22. Yorick Wilks (1976). Dreyfus's Disproofs. [REVIEW] Britis Journal for the Philosophy of Science 27 (2):177-185.
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  23. Yorick Wilks (1976). Review: Dreyfus's Disproofs. [REVIEW] British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 27 (2):177 - 185.
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  24. Yorick Wilks (1975). Putnam and Clarke and Mind and Body. British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 26 (3):213-225.
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  25. Yorick Wilks (1974). More on Fodor's Distinction Between Strong and Weak Simulations. Philosophy of Science 41 (4):408-411.
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  26. Yorick Wilks (1974). One Small Head--Models and Theories in Linguistics. Foundations of Language 11 (1):77-95.
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  27. Yorick Wilks (1974). Your Friends and Your Machines. Mind 83 (332):583-585.
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  28. Yorick Wilks (1971). Decidability and Natural Language. Mind 80 (320):497-520.
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