Learning by Bayesian inference

Materials from class on Tuesday, October 6, 2020


Lecture recording on CMU box.


Tenenbaum, J. B. (2000). Rules and similarity in concept learning. In Advances in neural information processing systems (pp. 59—65).

Xu, F., & Tenenbaum, J. B. (2007). Word learning as Bayesian inference. Psychological Review, 114, 245—272..

Clearest and most confusing things

Go to this form and answer these three questions:

  1. What was the most confusing thing from class today? What are you still wondering about?
  2. What was the clearest thing from class today?
  3. What was the most exciting thing you learned?

I’ll compile the questions and send out answers after class.