Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Learning: learning is acquiring the ability to establish relationships between signs, symptoms or symbols and objects. This also includes e.g. recognition and recollection of patterns, similarities, sensory perceptions, self-perception, etc. In the ideal case, the ability to apply generalizations to future cases is acquired while learning. See also knowledge, knowledge-how, competence.

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Definition Learning curve/learning/Kauffman: "experience curves": along technological trajectories. The general improvement rate decreases with the level of total industrial investment! (Potency Act).
Reason: when a "mature" technology is in the phase of declining yields (saturation, competition), it is more difficult to raise capital for innovation.
Improvement curve flattens out as in biological evolution (fitness landscape).


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Explanation of symbols: Roman numerals indicate the source, arabic numerals indicate the page number. The corresponding books are indicated on the right hand side. ((s)…): Comment by the sender of the contribution.

Kau I
St. Kauffman
Der Öltropfen im Wasser München 1998

Kau II
Stuart Kauffman
At Home in the Universe: The Search for the Laws of Self-Organization and Complexity


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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2018-05-25