How to Build a Person: A Prolegomenon

How to Build a Person: A Prolegomenon

by John L. Pollock
     
 

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Pollock describes an exciting theory of rationality and its partial implementation inOSCAR, a computer system whose descendants will literally be persons.See more details below

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Pollock describes an exciting theory of rationality and its partial implementation inOSCAR, a computer system whose descendants will literally be persons.

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Building a person has been an elusive goal in artificial intelligence. Pollock (philosophy and cognitive science, U. of Arizona) describes an original theory of rationality and its partial implementation in OSCAR, a computer system whose descendants will literally be persons. A sophisticated synthesis of the philosophy of mind and cognitive science. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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ISBN-13:
9780262512237
Publisher:
MIT Press
Publication date:
12/01/1989
Series:
Bradford Books Series
Pages:
203
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.70(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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