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Computation, Philosophy: among others, the hypothesis that the brain processes signals by algorithms. It is the question of how distinct a mapping relation must be or can ever be between unspecified symbols. Another problem is how far both sides have to be designed semantically.
 
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Peacocke, Christopher
 
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Computation I 215
Computation / Peacocke: possible without syntax - without Mentalese, causal relations and order are enough - representation / Fodor: necessary for computation - PeacockeVsFodor: not necessary - (Peacocke representation is somehow the same as syntax)

Pea I
Chr. R. Peacocke
Sense and Content Oxford 1983


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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-04-29