Wittgenstein's Remarks on the Foundations of AI

By Stuart G. Shanker

© 2006 – Routledge

300 pages

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About the Book

Wittgenstein's Remarks on the Foundations of AI is a valuable contribution to the study of Wittgenstein's theories and his controversial attack on artifical intelligence, which successfully crosses a number of disciplines, including philosophy, psychology, logic, artificial intelligence and cognitive science, to provide a stimulating and searching analysis.

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Table of Contents

Preface Acknowledgements List of Abbreviations 1. Wittgenstein's Response to Turing's Thesis 2. The Behaviourist Origins of AI 3. The Resurgence of Psychologism 4. Models of Discovery 5. The Nature of Concepts Index.

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PHILOSOPHY / General