Introduction: Philosophy and Theory of Artificial Intelligence

Minds and Machines 22 (2):67-69 (2012)
The theory and philosophy of artificial intelligence has come to a crucial point where the agenda for the forthcoming years is in the air. This special volume of Minds and Machines presents leading invited papers from a conference on the “Philosophy and Theory of Artificial Intelligence” that was held in October 2011 in Thessaloniki ( <span class='Hi'>Artificial</span> <span class='Hi'>Intelligence</span> is perhaps unique among engineering subjects in that it has raised very basic questions about the nature of computing, perception, reasoning, learning, language, action, interaction, consciousness, humankind, life etc. etc. – and at the same time it has contributed substantially to answering these questions (in fact, it is sometimes seen as a form of empirical research). There is thus a substantial tradition of work, both on AI by philosophers and of theory within AI itself. - The volume contains papers by Bostrom, Dreyfus, Gomila, O'Regan and Shagrir.
Keywords artificial intelligence  AI  Bostrom  Dreyfus  Gomila  O'Regan  Shagrir  philosophy of artificial intelligence
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