Viewing the human brain as "the most complex and powerful computer known," with a memory capacity and computational power exceeding the largest mainframe systems, Professor Baron sets the groundwork for understanding the computational structure and organization of the human brain. He provides the introductory framework necessary for this new and growing field of investigation and he discusses human vision, mental imagery, sensory-motor functions, audition, affect and behavior.
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...a good introduction to the brain's computational structure. It presents the brain in an excellent neurological perspective...well worth your time to read it carefully...an excellent presentation of cognition and language systems as well as the psychological structure of the nervous systems.
—AI SIG Newsletter
I recommend it for all scientists who want a good introduction to how the brain might be organized for computer-like information processing.
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Book Description Psychology Press, 1987. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0805800379
Book Description Lawrence Erlbaum Assoc Inc, 1987. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. 1st edition. 552 pages. 9.25x6.25x1.25 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # 0805800379