Experiential Selection

Some articles on selection, experiential selection:

Gerald Edelman - Theory of Consciousness - Neural Darwinism
... Edelman's theory of neuronal group selection, also known as Neural Darwinism, has three basic tenetsā€”Developmental Selection, Experiential Selection and Reentry ... Developmental selection -- the formation of the gross anatomy of the brain is controlled by genetic factors, but in any individual the connectivity between neurons at the synaptic level and their ... Experiential selection -- Overlapping the initial growth and development of the brain, and extending throughout an individual's life, a continuous ...

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