Notes april 3 - -We want a good set of rules that are...

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PHL 103 4/03/08 In Class notes over Searle “Minds, Brains, and programs” _____________________________________________________________________________ _ 1. Strong/Weak AI (artificial intelligence) -strong: is a mind (appropriately programmed) -weak: gives us a powerful tool -computer can defend or support weak AI – therefore is a tool 2. Roger Schank – Schank’s program: -Gives the computer the ability (human ability) to understand stories. -His program is about ordering a meal at a dinner -He looks to simulate human behavior – things that are not said -The computer could not answer the questions because it does not have what we have – experience -Computer is given a script (story) and gives answers that thinks will be human behavior
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Unformatted text preview: -We want a good set of rules that are quick, short, easy and accessible.-Must be finite (if it was infinite it would take too long)-Questions: understand and explain 3. Chinese Room thought experiment-constructed in a mind-doesnt physically need to be carried out-The Experiment: Batch 1: Chinese Writing Batch 2: Same as 1 and roles (in English) for translating/associating/correlating. Batch 3: Batch 1 + Batch 2 + a set of roles for translating Chinese questions into Chinese answers.-3 Dimensions of language: Grammer/Syntax, Vocabulary, Semantics.-Computers have everything but semantics ....
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