The Computer And The Brain

New Haven: Yale University Press (1958)
This book represents the views of one of the greatest mathematicians of the twentieth century on the analogies between computing machines and the living human brain.
Keywords Brain  Criteria  Energy  Mathematics  Memory  Nervous System  Neuron  Science  Stimulation  Time
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