Situated Simulation in the Human Conceptual System
Language and Cognitive Processes
Format: Journal Article
Publication Year: n.d.
Sources ID: 23022
Zotero Collections: Contexts of Contemplation Project
Four theories of the human conceptual system--semantic memory, exemplar models, feed-forward connectionist nets, and situated simulation theory--are characterized and contrasted on five dimensions. Empirical evidence is then reviewed for the situated simulation theory and conclusions are discussed. (Author/VWL)