et al-- Attached is a paper by ANL and ARL on Fodor. Relevant to the chomsky/LSV discussion There is material on this subject aplenty on the topic at lchc.ucsd.edu if you google chomsky vygotsky luria leontiev as key words. IN GENERAL, a quick search of xmca through the lchc google search is a quick way to learn about prior discussions of current topics. mike On Wed, Dec 17, 2014 at 6:36 AM, Carol Macdonald <email@example.com> wrote: > > Do you think Chomsky knows he is? Howard Gardner is a very generous fellow. > > On 17 December 2014 at 16:28, Martin John Packer <firstname.lastname@example.org> > wrote: > > > > oh, I just read your second paragraph... > > > > Howard Gardner lists Noam Chomsky as one of the "founders of cognitive > > science," along with Jerome Bruner, John McCarthy, George Miller, and > Allen > > Newell (1985, p. 23). > > > > Gardner, H. (1985). The mind's new science: A history of the cognitive > > revolution. New York: Basic Books. > > > > Martin > > > > On Dec 17, 2014, at 8:54 AM, Carol Macdonald <email@example.com> > > wrote: > > > > > Well yes, and as linguistic and psychology student I was very proud of > > him > > > for his review, it made me laugh and laugh. But Chomsky never read > > Piaget > > > or Vygotsky. He would have been interested in Vygotsky's > interpretation > > of > > > Behaviousrism. > > > > > > As to cognitive psychology - well I suppose we should be pleased, but > > > Chomsky had no direct hand in that. > > > > > > Carol. > > > > > > On 17 December 2014 at 14:49, Martin John Packer < > > firstname.lastname@example.org> > > > wrote: > > >> > > >> Chomsky knew enough about psychology to write a devastating review of > B. > > >> F. Skinner's book 'Verbal behavior,' which still makes very > interesting > > >> reading. And Chomsky's own book 'Syntactic Structures' was one of the > > key > > >> components in the emergence of cognitive psychology in the late 1950s, > > as > > >> Howard Gardner's book makes clear. > > >> > > >> Martin > > >> > > >> > > > > > > -- > > > Carol A Macdonald Ph D (Edin) > > > Developmental psycholinguist > > > Academic, Researcher, and Editor > > > Honorary Research Fellow: Department of Linguistics, Unisa > > > > > > > > -- > Carol A Macdonald Ph D (Edin) > Developmental psycholinguist > Academic, Researcher, and Editor > Honorary Research Fellow: Department of Linguistics, Unisa > -- It is the dilemma of psychology to deal with a natural science with an object that creates history. Ernst Boesch.
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