Thinking Computers and Virtual Persons : Essays on the Intentionality of Machines
This collection of essays includes provocative articles such as Could a Machine Think? and Am I a computer?.
- Hardback | 400 pages
- 195 x 241 x 23mm | 894g
- 01 Dec 1994
- Elsevier Science Publishing Co Inc
- Academic Press Inc
- San Diego, United States
Table of contents
Intentionality is Phlogiston, P. Resnick; real machines and virtual intentionality, C. Fields; the myth of virtual intentionality, D. Dennett; computationalism, E. Dietrich; the causal powers of CPUs, D. Cole; could a machine think?, P. Churchland and P. Churchland; minds, machines, Searle and Harnad, M. Dyer; putting one's foot in one's head, D. Perlis; syntactic semantics, W.J. Rapaport; am I a computer?, L. Angel; using representations to explain, C. Wallis; human reasoning about artificial intelligence, P.J. Hayes et al.