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Rick Grush

Rick Grush is currently professor of philosophy at the University of California in San Diego, CA. His research centers on cognitive linguistics, history of theories of spatial and temporal representation, spatial and temporal representation, and theoretical cognitive neuroscience.

OM Contributions


  • Grush, R. (2004). The emulation theory of representation: Motor control, imagery, and perception. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 27(03), 377-396.

  • Grush, R. (2003). In defense of some ‘Cartesian’ assumptions concerning the brain and its operation. Biology & Philosophy, 18(1), 53-93.

  • Clark, A., & Grush, R. (1999). Towards a cognitive robotics. Adaptive Behavior, 7(1), 5-16.

  • Grush, R. (1997). The architecture of representation. Philosophical Psychology, 10(1), 5-23.

  • Grush, R., & Churchland, P. S. (1995). Gaps in Penroses toiling. Journal of Consciousness Studies, 2(1), 10-29.