Cognitive Architectures and Multi-agent Social Simulation

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4078)

Abstract

As we know, a cognitive architecture is a domain-generic computational cognitive model that may be used for a broad analysis of cognition and behavior. Cognitive architectures embody theories of cognition in computer algorithms and programs. Social simulation with multi-agent systems can benefit from incorporating cognitive architectures, as they provide a realistic basis for modeling individual agents (as argued in Sun 2001). In this survey, an example cognitive architecture will be given, and its application to social simulation will be sketched.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ron Sun
    • 1
  1. 1.Rensselaer Polytechnic InstituteTroy, NYUSA

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