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" Is this new question a worthy one to investigate?' This latter question we investigate without further ado, thereby cutting short an infinite regress. The new problem has the advantage of drawing a fairly sharp line between the physical and the intellectual... "
Parsing the Turing Test: Philosophical and Methodological Issues in the ... - Page 27
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Can Animals and Machines be Persons?: A Dialogue

Justin Leiber - Philosophy - 1985 - 76 pages
...caricature oi traditional knglish schoolboy attitudes! Let me read you what he said about the Turing test. The new problem has the advantage of drawing a fairly...produce a material which is indistinguishable from human skin. It is possible that at some time this might be done, but even supposing this invention...
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The Muse in the Machine: Computerizing the Poetry of Human Thought

David Gelernter - Psychology - 2010 - 224 pages
...context) that, if the topic were, say, human skin, and not merely the mind, all bets would be off. "No engineer or chemist claims to be able to produce...possible that at some time this might be done" — but there are no prior logical grounds for believing that it will ever happen (Turing 1950, 434). One last...
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After Modernity: Husserlian Reflections on a Philosophical Tradition

James R. Mensch - Philosophy - 1996 - 309 pages
...caused fact ignores an important distinction. Turing seems to have had it in mind when he advocated "drawing a fairly sharp line between the physical and the intellectual capacities of a man." There was, he remarked, "little point in trying to make a 'thinking machine' more human by dressing...
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Mind Design II: Philosophy, Psychology, Artificial Intelligence

John Haugeland - Computers - 1997 - 476 pages
...is played between a man and a woman? These questions replace our original, "Can machines think?" 2 Critique of the new problem As well as asking, "What...there was little point in trying to make a "thinking machine" more human by dressing it up in such artificial flesh. The form in which we have set the problem...
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A Historical Introduction to the Philosophy of Mind: Readings with Commentary

Peter A. Morton - Philosophy - 1996 - 516 pages
...is played between a man and a woman? These questions replace our original, "Can machines think?" 2. Critique of the New Problem As well as asking, "What...there was little point in trying to make a "thinking machine" more human by dressing it up in such artificial CHAPTER 10 flesh. The form in which we have...
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Neural Geographies: Feminism and the Microstructure of Cognition

Elizabeth Ann Wilson - Psychology - 1998 - 226 pages
...by separating the players bodily, Turing claims to be able to test a purely intellectual exchange: No engineer or chemist claims to be able to produce...there was little point in trying to make a "thinking machine" more human by dressing it up in such artificial flesh. The form in which we have set the problem...
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Speaking Into the Air: A History of the Idea of Communication

John Durham Peters - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1999 - 293 pages
...unclear, a question that remains central to the subsequent history of artificial intelligence). "This new problem has the advantage of drawing a fairly...physical and the intellectual capacities of a man." The ground on which machines might compete is intelligence, not embodiment. "No engineer or chemist...
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Artificial Intelligence: Critical Concepts, Volume 2

Ronald Chrisley, Sander Begeer - Artificial intelligence - 2000 - 586 pages
...is played between a man and a woman? These questions replace our original, 'Can machines think?' 2 Critique of the new problem As well as asking, 'What...there was little point in trying to make a 'thinking machine' more human by dressing it up in such artificial flesh. The form in which we have set the problem...
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The World of Mathematics, Volume 4

James Roy Newman - Mathematics - 2000 - 464 pages
...These questions replace our original, 'Can machines think?' 2. CRITIQUE OF THE NEW PROBLEM As wel! as asking, 'What is the answer to this new form of...there was little point in trying to make a 'thinking machine' more human by dressing it up in such artificial flesh. The form in which we have set the problem...
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The World of Mathematics, Volume 4

James Roy Newman - Mathematics - 2000 - 464 pages
...is played between a man and a woman? These questions replace our original, 'Can machines think?' 2. CRITIQUE OF THE NEW PROBLEM As well as asking, 'What...indistinguishable from the human skin. It is possible that at some lime this might be done, but even supposing this invention available we should feel there was little...
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