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The Resource The most human human : what talking with computers teaches us about what it means to be alive, Brian Christian

The most human human : what talking with computers teaches us about what it means to be alive, Brian Christian

Label
The most human human : what talking with computers teaches us about what it means to be alive
Title
The most human human
Title remainder
what talking with computers teaches us about what it means to be alive
Statement of responsibility
Brian Christian
Title variation
What talking with computers teaches us about what it means to be alive
Creator
Subject
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 determine if computers can "think."
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1984-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Christian, Brian
Dewey number
128
Index
no index present
LC call number
BD450
LC item number
.C5356 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Philosophical anthropology
  • Human beings
  • Turing test
  • Human beings
  • Philosophical anthropology
  • Turing test
  • Human beings
  • Philosophical anthropology
  • Turing test
  • Computer
  • Philosophische Anthropologie
  • Turing-Test
  • Computer
  • Philosophische Anthropologie
  • Turing-Test
  • Human beings
  • Human beings
  • Artificial intelligence
Label
The most human human : what talking with computers teaches us about what it means to be alive, Brian Christian
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : 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 -- Conclusion : the most human human -- Epilogue : the unsung beauty of the glassware cabinet
Control code
ocn693206091
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
ix, 303 pages
Isbn
9780385533065
Lccn
2010048572
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780385533065
  • (OCoLC)693206091
Label
The most human human : what talking with computers teaches us about what it means to be alive, Brian Christian
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : 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 -- Conclusion : the most human human -- Epilogue : the unsung beauty of the glassware cabinet
Control code
ocn693206091
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
ix, 303 pages
Isbn
9780385533065
Lccn
2010048572
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780385533065
  • (OCoLC)693206091

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