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The Annotation Game: On Turing (1950) on Computing, Machinery, and Intelligence

Harnad, Stevan (2006) The Annotation Game: On Turing (1950) on Computing, Machinery, and Intelligence. [Book Chapter] (In Press)

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Abstract

This quote/commented critique of Turing's classical paper suggests that Turing meant -- or should have meant -- the robotic version of the Turing Test (and not just the email version). Moreover, any dynamic system (that we design and understand) can be a candidate, not just a computational one. Turing also dismisses the other-minds problem and the mind/body problem too quickly. They are at the heart of both the problem he is addressing and the solution he is proposing.

Item Type:Book Chapter
Keywords:Turing Test, computation, robotics, mind/body problem, other-minds problem, computationalism, cognition
Subjects:Philosophy > Philosophy of Mind
Computer Science > Robotics
ID Code:3322
Deposited By:Harnad, Stevan
Deposited On:17 Sep 2006
Last Modified:11 Mar 2011 08:55

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