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Searle's Chinese Room Argument

Harnad, Stevan (2003) Searle's Chinese Room Argument. [Book Chapter] (In Press)

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Abstract

Summary of Searle's "Chinese Room Argument" showing that cognition cannot be just computation. Searle implements a computer programme that can pass the Turing Test in Chinese. Searle does not understand Chinese in doing so, hence neither does the computer.

Item Type:Book Chapter
Keywords:searle, "chinese room argument," "strong AI," computations, cognition, turing test, computationalism, symbol grounding
Subjects:Psychology > Perceptual Cognitive Psychology
ID Code:4075
Deposited By:Harnad, Stevan
Deposited On:02 Feb 2005
Last Modified:11 Mar 2011 08:55

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