AI and Society 5 (2):155-161 (1991)

Well-known critics of AI such as Hubert Dreyfus and Michael Polanyi tend to confuse cybernetics with AI. Such a confusion is quite misleading and should not be overlooked. In the first place, cybernetics is not vulnerable to criticism of AI as cognitivistic and behaviouristic. In the second place, AI researchers are recommended to consider the cybernetics approach as a way of overcoming the limitations of cognitivism and behaviourism
Keywords AI  Behaviourism  Cognitivism  Cybernetics  Mechanistic worldview
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Cybernetics.Norbert Wiener - 1961 - New York: M.I.T. Press.
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