From Library Journal
Donald G. Frank, Harvard Univ., Cambridge, Mass.
Copyright 1994 Reed Business Information, Inc. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
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You think when you skim it "oh this is too mathy" but it isn't. You can understand everything, without any advanced math skills at all!Published 2 months ago by Yehudit
I rate this book highly for its many interesting insights---great food for thought. I think Penrose' assessments of models of consciousness by other physicists are on the mark,... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Herbert Gintis
Penrose's brings out well the futility of the present attempt at AI leveraging the currently available science / math. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Harish
What can I say -- evidently, Penrose is famous and knows a great deal about what he talks about. And he writes in a brilliant way, providing great detail and thoroughness, which... Read morePublished 17 months ago by Alexander Shuger
Excellent alternative view to mainstream philosophy. Vast improvement over the emperor's new mind, especially in terms of having taken criticism on board. Read morePublished 18 months ago by Patrick Reilly
Penrose's writing is somewhat thick. It is worth slogging through it, however. Consciousness is the X factor in experiments. It is a large part of quantum mechanics. Read morePublished 20 months ago by Michael MacPadtraig
Along with Stuart Hameroff this brings up some of the most interesting and exciting points of view on how deep into the mind and the quantum consciousness goes.Published on June 9, 2014 by William S Jamison