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A filosofia ecológica: contribuições para a educação da vida cotidiana
(Congresso de extensão universitária da UNESP, 2015-09-10) [Trabalho apresentado em evento]
The main objective of the project Ecological Philosophy: contributions to education of everyday life is theoretical and practical. From a theoretical point of view, we propose to analyze and to discuss central aspects of ...
Informação e Critério de Relevância:podem as máquinas aprender a diferenciar contextos?
(Filogênese, 2011) [Artigo]
The aim of this paper is to investigate the notion of criteria of relevance with the help of the concept of information characterized by Charles Sanders Peirce. For criteria of relevance we mean a process of choosing the ...
The importance of sensing one's movement in the world for the sense of personal identity
(Rivista Internazionale di Filosofia e Psicologia, 2012) [Artigo]
Within philosophy and cognitive science, the focus in relation to the problem of personal identity has been almost exclusively on the brain. We submit that the resulting neglect of the body and of bodily movements in the ...
Filosofia ecológica: novas perspectivas no estudo de problemas ambientais
(Congresso de Extensão Universitária, 2009) [Resumo]
Abductive reasoning, information, and mechanical systems
(Studies in Computational Intelligence, 2007-07-10) [Artigo]
We investigate, from a philosophical perspective, the relation between abductive reasoning and information in the context of biological systems. Emphasis is given to the organizational role played by abductive reasoning ...
Information and mechanical models of intelligence: What can we learn from cognitive science?
(Pragmatics and Cognition, 2005-12-01) [Artigo]
The impact of new advanced technology on issues that concern meaningful information and its relation to studies of intelligence constitutes the main topic of the present paper. The advantages, disadvantages and implications ...
Creativity: Surprise and abductive reasoning
(Semiotica, 2005-01-01) [Artigo]
A virada informacional na Filosofia: alguma novidade para o estudo da mente?
(Revista de Filosofia: Aurora, 2010) [Artigo]
The concept of information is analyzed starting from Adams’ hypothesis in The Informational Turn in Philosophy, according to which there has been a far-reaching turn in Philosophy following the publication of Turing’s ...
Dretske e o problema dos qualia
(Revista de Filosofia: Aurora, 2013) [Artigo]
The aim of this paper is to present and discuss Fred Dretske’s (1995) suggestion for analysis of the problem of qualia. Such a problem was acknowledged following Thomas Nagel’s discussion in his classical paper “What is ...
O Fisicalismo revisitado pela Filosofia Ecológica: as affordances sociais
(Filogênese, 2010) [Artigo]
The aim of this paper is to analyze the concept of social affordance in the context of Ecological Philosophy. In particular, we analyze the hypothesis that social affordances emerge from the collective perception of ...