chapter  4
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Conscious and Unconscious Cognition: A Computational Metaphor for the Mechanism of Attention and Integration

What has the study of artificial intelligence to offer psychology? Much of its contribution, I am convinced, lies still in the future. For the present, this essay attempts to draw out, in a largely illustrative vein and from the viewpoint of one experimental psychologist, some lessons that are already assimilable in the current literature of artificial intelligence.