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Edouard Machery

Print publication date: 2009

Print ISBN-13: 9780195306880

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: May 2009

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195306880.001.0001

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Multi‐Process Theories

Multi‐Process Theories

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(p.121) 5 Multi‐Process Theories
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Doing without Concepts
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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195306880.003.0006

This chapter investigates the contours of those theories that assume that a single cognitive competence, for instance, inductive reasoning, is underwritten by several cognitive processes (a branch of theories called here “multi-process theories”). Three types of multi-process theories (including, Ashby's theory of categorization, dual-process theories of reasoning and decision-making, and Gigerenzer's adaptive toolbox) are examined critically. The relevance of dissociations for multi-process theories is discussed.

Keywords:   dual-process theories, adaptive toolbox, dissociations, Gigerenzer, inductive reasoning

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