17 pages found in Philosophy:
A Definition of AI
A proposition for a formal definition of AI.
A Philosophical Encounter by Aaron Sloman
In Proceedings 14th International Joint Conference on AI Montreal, August 1995: `A philosophical encounter: An interactive presentation of some of the key philosophical problems in AI and AI problems in philosophy.'
Association for the Scientific Study of Consciousness
ASSC "promotes research directed toward understanding the nature, function, and underlying mechanisms of consciousness."
Being Real by Judith S. Donath
This appears in Goldberg, K. (ed.) The Robot in the Garden: Telerobotics and Telepistemology in the Age of the Internet, MIT Press
Brain in a Vat
Can bad men make good brains do bad things?
Brain-Mind: Know Thyself
1.1 Programmer's Manual By Arthur T Murray
Dictionary of Philosophy of Mind
A collection of terms, definitions, and scholarly works on the topic of Philosophy of Mind that provides useful background material for the study of artificial intelligence theory.
Epistemological Perspectives on Simulation
disciplinary setting could contribute to a deeper understanding of relevant issues and so it proved.
God Is the Machine
bending meditation on the transcendent power of digital computation. By Kevin Kelly
Knowbotic Interface Project
"A philosophical and scientific exploration in the art of digital modelling of the human consciousness"
MainFrame: Artificial Intelligence
Material on Artificial Intelligence as engineering with emphasis on the exploitation of logic. A topography is presented with logic at the center.
Philosophy and History of AI
Philosophy and history of AI, personalities, links and suggested reading.
Philosophy of Artificial Intelligence
Contemporary Philosophy of Mind: An Annotated Bibliography. A massive listing.
Sentience: The next moral dilemma
By Richard Barry: Humankind will have to decide how to live with a new sentient race. Sometime in the future machines will reach a level of intelligence that will challenge, or even surpass our own.
The Digital Philosopher
has some provocative answers. Is he on to something, or just chasing the zeitgeist?
What Robots Can & Can't Be
Essay by Selmer Bringsjord argues that AI will continue to produce machines with the capacity to pass stronger versions of the Turing Test but that the "Person Building Project" will inevitably fail. Abstract and chapter summations.