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Rational imitation

Mark Casson

Rational imitation

the economic implications of social learning

by Mark Casson

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Published by University of Reading, Dept. of Economics in Reading, England .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social learning -- Economic aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesThe economic implications of social learning.
    Statementby Mark Casson.
    SeriesDiscussion papers in economics / University of Reading, Dept. of Economics -- Vol VII (1994/95), no. 297, Discussion papers in economics (University of Reading. Dept. of Economics) -- v. 7, no. 297.
    ContributionsUniversity of Reading. Dept. of Economics.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination31 p. ;
    Number of Pages31
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17080618M

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    Focusing on production markets, the article provides a detailed description of the particular conditions that turn rational imitation the most feasible strategy for reducing the uncertainties that firms face when making business decisions. On the bas. / Colin Allen --Rational or associative?: imitation in Japanese quail / David Papineau and Cecilia Heyes --The rationality of animal memory: complex caching strategies of western scrub jays / Nicky Clayton, Nathan Emery and Anthony Dickinson --Descartes' two errors: reason and reflection in the great apes / Josep Call --Do animals know what.


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As such, imitation is seen as a tool for learning novel behavior, that is, as a form of social learning that can lead to the transfer of information between individuals and also between groups of.

Introduction. A few years ago I traveled by car from Stockholm to Copenhagen. It was a long and rather tiresome drive, and in order to stay alert, I started observing and classifying the behavior of my fellow travelers on the road.

Rational Imitation admits of reliance on authority There are certain elements of culture that tend to diffuse by rational imitation, viz., the practical arts and the sciences.

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After having a nationally televised panic attack on Good Morning America, Dan Harris knew he had to make some changes.A lifelong nonbeliever, he found himself on a bizarre adventure /5(K). In view of this selective imitation, infants have been called rational imitators.

The ability to selectively and adaptively imitate behaviour would be a beneficial capacity for robots. Indeed, selecting what to imitate is one of the outstanding unsolved problems in the field of robotic : Dieter Vanderelst, Alan F. Winfield. In view of this selective imitation, infants have been called rational imitators.

The ability to selectively and adaptively imitate Rational imitation book would be a beneficial capacity for robots. Indeed, selecting what to imitate is one of the outstanding unsolved problems in the field of robotic imitation. Rational-imitation accounts suggest that infants selectively imitate unusual actions because they are surprised by the inefficiency of the action (Gergely & Csibra, ).

Development psychology: Rational imitation in pereverbal infants Article (PDF Available) in Nature () February with Reads How we measure 'reads'. “ The Rational Optimist teems with challenging and original ideas No other book has argued with such brilliance and historical breadth against the automatic pessimism that prevails in intellectual life.” (Ian McEwan)Reviews:   Our results indicate that imitation of goal-directed action by preverbal infants is a selective, interpretative process, rather than a simple re-enactment of.

Book Publishing WeChat (or Email: Rational imitation in preverbal infants. Nature,doi/a. has been cited by the following article: TITLE: Ostensive Cues Orient Month-Olds’ Attention toward the Task But Delay Learning. AUTHORS: Rana. As outlined in the introductory section, rational imitation predicts the opposite of what we observed: In the hands-occupied familiarization condition, infants experienced the model's external constraints much more clearly and explicitly than in the original hands-occupied condition since, in the warm-up phase, the model already did not use her hands to play after she had wrapped herself in the blanket.

This chapter examines the heuristic and theoretical importance of a distinction between rational and associative behaviour in animals in the case of imitation in the Japanese quail. It suggests that there is no Rubicon between associative and rational processes to be crossed and that evolution adds specific new cognitive capacities by tinkering with previous mechanisms.

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The test of socio-rational imitation is thus the highest conceivable; it encompasses both personal and social welfare needs. PRINCIPLES. Imitation is the normal resultant of suggestion, and unconscious imitation is largely the product of indirect suggestion. In a rational imitation paradigm, 9- and month-olds observed a televised model turning on a lamp with her head (Zmyj, Daum, & Aschersleben, ).

The model had her hands either free (no constraint), occupied (voluntary constraint), or restrained (involuntary constraint). By methodic, rational imitation of the ancients, writers could acquire sound judgment, or "true Wit." This was frequently seen in opposition to undisciplined flights of self-indulgent "Fancy," which implied false judgment, embarrassing personal expression, mere.

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Rational imitation describes the finding that month-old infants tend to not imitate the use of inefficient means if there is a plausible explanation for why the model applied them (e.g. she used her head instead of her hands to operate an apparatus. The ‘rational imitation’ proposal (Gergely et al., ; see also Buttelmann, et al, ) suggests that the reproduction of this apparently non-rational action reflected infants' assessment of the novel act as manifesting some unknown reason that must justify the action as rational and so they reproduced the odd head-action as a way of figuring (learning) what the agent’s (rational) reason for his action might.

The Rational Male is a rational and pragmatic approach to intergender dynamics and the social and psychological underpinnings of intergender relations. The book is the compiled, ten-year core writing of author/blogger Rollo Tomassi from Rollo Tomassi is one of the leading voices in the globally growing, male-focused online consortium known as the "Mano/5().Gergely, Bekkering, and Király () figured that infants not only understand the intended goal but also the intentions of the person they were trying to imitate engaging in "rational imitation".