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Situated Simulation in the Human Conceptual System
Language and Cognitive Processes
Format: Journal Article
Publication Year: n/a
Pages: 513-62
Source ID: shanti-sources-23022
Zotero Collections: Contexts of Contemplation Project
Abstract: 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)