Chess Metaphors: Artificial Intelligence and the Human Mind (MIT Press)

Chess Metaphors: Artificial Intelligence and the Human Mind (MIT Press)

Diego Rasskin-Gutman


When we play the traditional and noble video game of chess, we grapple with principles approximately honesty, deceitfulness, bravery, worry, aggression, attractiveness, and creativity, which echo (or let us go away from) the attitudes we absorb our day-by-day lives. Chess is an job during which we installation just about all our on hand cognitive assets; hence, it makes an amazing laboratory for research into the workings of the brain. certainly, study into synthetic intelligence (AI) has used chess as a version for clever habit because the Fifties. In Chess Metaphors, Diego Rasskin-Gutman explores basic questions about reminiscence, suggestion, emotion, awareness, and different cognitive methods throughout the online game of chess, utilizing the strikes of thirty-two items over sixty-four squares to map the structural and sensible association of the mind. Rasskin-Gutman specializes in the cognitive job of challenge fixing, exploring it from the views of either biology and AI. studying AI researchers' efforts to software a working laptop or computer which can beat a flesh-and-blood grandmaster (and win an international chess championship), he reveals that the consequences fall brief when put next to the actually artistic nature of the human mind.

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