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Cognitive Science and Human Nature

Md Amin, Mohamed Eusuff (2021) Cognitive Science and Human Nature. [Preprint]

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Abstract

In this essay, I discuss what can be the underlying principle to the philosophy of cognitive science that
is useful for us to understand human nature. Reviewing the principles of science as already presented by Noam
Chomsky, I expand the discussion by briefly discussing the computational aspect of the human mind, the key I
argued, to unify the mental and physical aspects of the human brain/mind. The discussion led to Aristotelian
psychology (or epistemology) as the suggestion for a way forward in the understanding of the nature of human
mind from the mysteriousness of its nature as understood by the rationalists started by René Descartes.


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Md Amin, Mohamed Eusuffeusuffamin@gmail.com0000-0002-5117-1470
Keywords: philosophy of mind, philosophy of science, philosophy of cognitive science, human nature
Subjects: General Issues > Scientific Metaphysics
Specific Sciences > Cognitive Science
Depositing User: Mr. Mohamed Eusuff Md Amin
Date Deposited: 28 Nov 2021 19:30
Last Modified: 28 Nov 2021 19:30
Item ID: 19815
Subjects: General Issues > Scientific Metaphysics
Specific Sciences > Cognitive Science
Date: 19 October 2021
URI: http://philsci-archive.pitt.edu/id/eprint/19815

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