The Emperor's New Mind: Concerning Computers, Minds, and the Laws of Physics

OUP Oxford (1999)
In his bestselling work of popular science, Sir Roger Penrose takes us on a fascinating roller-coaster ride through the basic principles of physics, cosmology, mathematics, and philosophy to show that human thinking can never be emulated by a machine
Keywords Artificial intelligence   Thought and thinking   Science   Computers
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