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Mathematical fixation: Search viewed through a cognitive lens

  • Steven Phillips (a1) and Yuji Takeda (a1)


We provide a mathematical category theory account of the size and location of the authors' Functional View Field (FVF). Category theory explains systematic cognitive ability via universal construction, that is, a necessary and sufficient condition for composition of cognitive processes. Similarly, FVF size and location is derived from a (universal) construction called a fibre (pullback) bundle.



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