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ACT-R Cognitive Architecture

actI came across ACT-R and determined it to be worthy of a look when two arguing European psychologists spoke of it approvingly.  What is it?  The basis of the acronym is Adaptive Control of Thought – Rational. It was created by John Anderson of Carnegie Mellon.  Carnegie Mellon is known by me to be one of if not the preeminent computer science school and ACT-R has roots in artificial intelligence.

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