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2018 Vol. 9 № 2

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Image, eidos, figura, pattern. How words help to recognize patterns and understand their reference and sense?

DOI
10.5922/2225-5346-2018-2-1
Pages
6-20

Abstract

The article explores the process of image recognition. The author analyses everyday language to identify correlattions between cognitive patterns of the image and a set of alternative etymons and cognitive patterns in Russian and other languages — Greek, Latin, English, German. Links between them form a vast conceptual space associated with image recognition. The author proposes a pattern of image recognition, which is, in its simplified form, unfolding from a quantum automaton, to its "saturation" due to the complexity of image recognition procedures. The author traces a transition from the processing of external objective signals through the construal of image configurations to the assignment of senses and meaning.

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