ox4 - Final Version

Free Software and Beyond
The World of Peer Production

Stevan Harnad

STEVAN HARNAD was born in Hungary, did his undergraduate work at
McGill University and his graduate work at Princeton University.
Currently Canada Research Chair in Cognitive Science at Universite du
Quebec a Montreal and Professor in Electronics and Computer Science at
University of Southampton, UK, his research is on categorisation,
communication and cognition. Founder and Editor of Behavioral and
Brain Sciences (a paper journal published by Cambridge University
Press), he is Past President of the Society for Philosophy and
Psychology, External Member of the Hungarian Academy of Science, and
author and contributor to over 300 publications, including Origins and
Evolution of Language and Speech (NY Acad Sci 1976), Lateralization in
the Nervous System (Acad Pr 1977), Peer Commentary on Peer Review: A
Case Study in Scientific Quality Control (CUP 1982), Categorical
Perception: The Groundwork of Cognition (CUP 1987), The Selection of
Behavior: The Operant Behaviorism of BF Skinner: Comments and Consequences (CUP 1988), Scholarly Journals at the Crossroads: A
Subversive Proposal for Electronic Publishing (1995), Essays on the
Foundations and Fringes of Cognition (in prep) and Cognition
Distributed: How Cognitive Technology Extends Our Minds (Benjamins 2008)

The EPrints research team at Southampton University is at the
forefront in the critical developments in OA across the past decade.