Turing's o-machines, Searle, Penrose, and the brain

Analysis 58 (2):128-138 (1998)
In his PhD thesis (1938) Turing introduced what he described as 'a new kind of machine'. He called these 'O-machines'. The present paper employs Turing's concept against a number of currently fashionable positions in the philosophy of mind
Keywords Brain  Science  System  Penrose, R  Searle, J  Turing, A
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DOI 10.1111/1467-8284.00113
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