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The Resource The most human human : what artificial intelligence teaches us about being alive, Brian Christian

The most human human : what artificial intelligence teaches us about being alive, Brian Christian

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The most human human : what artificial intelligence teaches us about being alive
Title
The most human human
Title remainder
what artificial intelligence teaches us about being alive
Statement of responsibility
Brian Christian
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The Most Human Human" is a provocative exploration of the ways in which computers are reshaping our ideas of what it means to be human. Its starting point is the annual Turing Test, which pits artificial intelligence programs against people to determineif computers can "think."
Tone
Writing style
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2011.
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381145
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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1984-
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Christian, Brian
Dewey number
128
Index
no index present
LC call number
BD450
LC item number
.C5356 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Philosophical anthropology
  • Human beings
  • Turing test
Target audience
adult
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what talking with computers teaches us about what it means to be alive
Label
The most human human : what artificial intelligence teaches us about being alive, Brian Christian
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Original publication and copyright date: 2011
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
The most human human --Authenticating -- The migratory soul -- Site-specificity vs. pure technique -- Getting out of book -- The anti-expert -- Barging in -- The world's worst deponent -- Not staying intact -- High surprisal -- The most human human -- The unsung beauty of the glassware cabinet
Control code
ocn745979657
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Anchor Books ed.
Extent
ix, 303 p.
Isbn
9780307476708
System control number
(OCoLC)745979657
Label
The most human human : what artificial intelligence teaches us about being alive, Brian Christian
Publication
Note
Original publication and copyright date: 2011
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
The most human human --Authenticating -- The migratory soul -- Site-specificity vs. pure technique -- Getting out of book -- The anti-expert -- Barging in -- The world's worst deponent -- Not staying intact -- High surprisal -- The most human human -- The unsung beauty of the glassware cabinet
Control code
ocn745979657
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Anchor Books ed.
Extent
ix, 303 p.
Isbn
9780307476708
System control number
(OCoLC)745979657

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