Re: Not about embedded POVs

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Date: Thu 01 May 2003 - 23:40:03 GMT

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    > From: Chris Taylor <>
    > > it fits less well with the idea
    > > of mechanistic processing.
    > Bad choice of phrase - I mean that (for example) when catching a cricket
    > ball you _do not_ do the maths, you just match to your previous
    > experiences of catching (and the eidos of it you have refined over the
    > years - in effect a fully functional toy/model of the behaviour, built
    > by tuning though, not metrication).

    I take it you mean that brains don't do algorithms. It's a reasonable supposition, since algirithms were invented in the early 20th century, and brains have been around a little longer.


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