Learning and adaptation as semiotic modelling

Learning and adaptation as semiotic modelling

CANCELLED - In this seminar, postdoctoral researcher, Alin Olteanu, will argue that from a biosemiotic perspective the concepts of adaptation and learning can be seen as one phenomenon.

Time

22.11.2017 kl. 16.30 - 22.11.2017 kl. 18.15

Description

Learning in the cultural and educational sense is a specialized form of semiotic scaffolding. Education, practiced by humans or, arguably, by other animals, is a sub-case of adaptation, inheriting the semiosic structure of adaptation generally. In the same time, adaptation itself is a sub-case of learning in the most general sense: organisms, at multiple timescales, learn to adapt by reinterpreting real possibilities.

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Price

Free

Host

Humanomics Research Centre

Address

A.C. Meyers Vænge 15, 2450 Copenhagen SV, HumLab, 5th floor