Shapes of Forms

From Gestalt Psychology and Phenomenology to Ontology and Mathematics
series:Synthese Library

The development of research connected with artificial intelligence and the cognitive sciences obliges us to confront further components of the traditional problem of form. In particular, the debate about bottom up and top down processes seems to suggest that the difference in cognitive processes is more a difference of degree than of kind internally to a form, i.e. a structure, consisting of …