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The Resource Are we unique? : a scientist explores the unparalleled intelligence of the human mind, James Trefil

Are we unique? : a scientist explores the unparalleled intelligence of the human mind, James Trefil

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Are we unique? : a scientist explores the unparalleled intelligence of the human mind
Title
Are we unique?
Title remainder
a scientist explores the unparalleled intelligence of the human mind
Statement of responsibility
James Trefil
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An exploration of human, animal, and artificial intelligence
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Trefil, James
Dewey number
153
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BF444
LC item number
.T74 1997
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
BF444.T74
NAL item number
1997
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human information processing
  • Thought and thinking
  • Intellect
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Psychology, Comparative
Label
Are we unique? : a scientist explores the unparalleled intelligence of the human mind, James Trefil
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 229-231) and index
Contents
Is there anything left for us? -- Humans and animals : the same but different -- Of fleeing anemones and smart lobsters -- Can animals talk? -- The brain -- Of tamping rods and grandmother cells : how the brain works -- How did we get to be so smart? : the evolution of intelligence -- Moving wheels and moving electrons : how a computer works -- Artificial intelligence, learning machines, and chinese rooms -- Why the brain is not a computer -- Can the brain do something a computer can't? : Godel and Penrose -- The problem of consciousness -- Consciousness and complexity -- Is there anything left for us?
Control code
ocm35317655
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xii, 242 p.
Isbn
9780471155362
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
96034338
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)35317655
Label
Are we unique? : a scientist explores the unparalleled intelligence of the human mind, James Trefil
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 229-231) and index
Contents
Is there anything left for us? -- Humans and animals : the same but different -- Of fleeing anemones and smart lobsters -- Can animals talk? -- The brain -- Of tamping rods and grandmother cells : how the brain works -- How did we get to be so smart? : the evolution of intelligence -- Moving wheels and moving electrons : how a computer works -- Artificial intelligence, learning machines, and chinese rooms -- Why the brain is not a computer -- Can the brain do something a computer can't? : Godel and Penrose -- The problem of consciousness -- Consciousness and complexity -- Is there anything left for us?
Control code
ocm35317655
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xii, 242 p.
Isbn
9780471155362
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
96034338
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)35317655

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