## Bayesian models of cognition

by
Thomas L. Griffiths
,
Charles Kemp
,
Joshua B. Tenenbaum

Citations: | 22 - 1 self |

### BibTeX

@MISC{Griffiths_bayesianmodels,

author = {Thomas L. Griffiths and Charles Kemp and Joshua B. Tenenbaum},

title = {Bayesian models of cognition},

year = {}

}

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### Abstract

For over 200 years, philosophers and mathematicians have been using probability theory to describe human cognition. While the theory of probabilities was first developed as a means of analyzing games of chance, it quickly took on a larger and deeper significance as a formal account of how rational agents should reason in situations of uncertainty