15

Could a Machine Be Conscious?

Lecture no. 15 from the course: Mind-Body Philosophy

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Taught by Professor Patrick Grim | 31 min | Categories: Philosophy & Religion

Twentieth-century mathematicians Alan Turing and Ludwig Wittgenstein both asked: "Could machines think?" Learn how they addressed the complex concepts of language, thinking, intelligence, and consciousness. All contemporary computers and the fields of artificial intelligence and neural networks trace their origin to Turing. But Wittgenstein seems to have the last word....