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Thinking Computers and Virtual Persons

Essays on the Intentionality of Machines

by Eric Dietrich

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Published by Academic Pr .
Written in English


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Number of Pages400
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Open LibraryOL7326508M
ISBN 100122154959
ISBN 109780122154959

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Thinking Computers and Virtual Persons: Essays on the Intentionality of Machines explains how computations are meaningful and how computers can be cognitive agents like humans. This book focuses on the concept that cognition is Edition: 1.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Cover title: Thinking computers & virtual persons. Description: xii, pages: illustrations ; 25 cm. Thinking Computers and Virtual Persons: Essays on the Intentionality of Machines: Computer Science Books @ hor: Eric Dietrich. Again, a One Thinking Computers and the Problem of Intentionality 25 multiplicity of systems share a single physical body, each with its own semantics--its own intentionality.

I'll leave further discussion of the systems reply to other authors in the book (in the next section, I'll present a guide to the chapters).Cited by: 4. Real Machines and Virtual Intentionality: An Experimentalist Takes on the Problem of Representational Content.

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