David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Ezio Di Nucci
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Journal of Applied Philosophy 15 (2):145–154 (1998)
Garry Kasparov made two allegations of unfairness in his recent chess match with the computer ‘Deep Blue’. The purpose of this inquiry is to determine whether the ethos of the contest would be violated if the purported activities had occurred and on what grounds. Kasparov’s first allegation, that the program was tampered with during play, would if true, violate fair play as it would encroach on Deep Blue’s autonomy, a necessary condition for fair play in individual strategic endeavours. The most charitable interpretation of Kasparov’s second allegation, that scouting information was used in an unfair manner, concerns questions of the nature of the identity of artificial individuals. Consideration of this issue finds Kasparov’s claim groundless
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
Giuliano Toraldo di Francia (1999). Deep Blue and the Strategy of Human Thought. Foundations of Science 4 (1):83-93.
Philip Jenkins (2012). How Blue is Blue? : The Metaphysics of the Blues. Talkin' to Myself Again : A Dialogue on the Evolution of the Blues / Joel Rudinow ; Reclaiming the Aura : B.B. King in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction / Ken Ueno ; Twelve-Bar Zombies : Wittgensteinian Reflections on the Blues / Wade Fox and Richard Greene ; The Blues as Cultural Expression. [REVIEW] In Jesse R. Steinberg & Abrol Fairweather (eds.), Blues -- Philosophy for Everyone: Thinking Deep About Feeling Low. Wiley-Blackwell
Dave Robinson (1997). Deep Blue Cartoon. Philosophy Now 18:13-13.
Drew McDermott (1997). How Intelligent is Deep Blue? New York Times (May) 14.
Tim van Gelder (1998). Into the Deep Blue Yonder. Quadrant 42:33-39.
Michael Tye (2007). True Blue Redux. Analysis 67 (1):92-93.
Alasdair Richmond (1999). Between Abduction and the Deep Blue Sea. Philosophical Quarterly 50 (194):86-91.
V. Arstila (2003). True Colors, False Theories. Australian Journal of Philosophy 81 (1):41-61.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads2 ( #682,830 of 1,801,598 )
Recent downloads (6 months)1 ( #466,493 of 1,801,598 )
How can I increase my downloads?