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Despite being 30 years old now, this book was an engaging read that doesn't seem to be very far off from what the state-of-the-art thinking in neuroscience/artificial intelligence... Read morePublished 1 month ago by robobarr
Should be in every library, public, private and personal.
After you've read it 100 times, you will agree, no matter what you think now.
"Society of Mind" is what Marvin Minsky calls the apparatus created from the myriad (and myriad tiered) sets of robotic yes-no hot-cold now-later kinds of decisions that... Read morePublished 15 months ago by John Szabo
As someone who just wanted to get a general idea of the foundations of AI, it was great. Very accessiblePublished 21 months ago
If you are a scholar on information sciences or psychology then this is a must read. For those curious about thought processes then this offers food for thought if you have a few... Read morePublished 22 months ago by J. Reuter
Minsky is the first person to really layout clearly that it is possible to develop a synthetic intelligence. Read morePublished on May 22, 2013 by Tom K.
Before one can understand artificial intelligence one should understand the real thing.
This book has lots of fin diagrams as it explained the complexities of what is... Read more