weak AI thesis

Weak AI (artificial intelligence) thesis: A digital computer is a powerful tool for studying intelligence and developing useful technology, and it enables us to formulate and test hypotheses in a more rigorous and precise fashion. However a AI program is not itself a cognitive process, at most it is a simulation of such process.


1. Mooney RJ (1999) http://www.cs.utexas.edu/ mooney/cs343/slide-handouts/philosophy.4.pdfPhilosophical Arguments Against AI.

2. Searle JR. (1980) http://members.aol.com/NeoNoetics/MindsBrainsPrograms.htmlMinds, brains, and programs. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 3(3): 417-457.

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