Fluid Concepts and Creative Analogies: Computer Models Of The Fundamental Mechanisms Of Thought
Readers of earlier works by Douglas Hofstadter will find this book a natural extension of his style and his ideas about creativity and analogy; in addition, psychologists, philosophers, and artificial-intelligence researchers will find in this elaborate web of ingenious ideas a deep and challenging new view of mind.
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FLUID CONCEPTS AND CREATIVE ANALOGIES: Computer Models of Mental Fluidity and CreativityUser Review - Kirkus
Artificial intelligence expert Hofstadter (Gîdel, Escher, Bach, not reviewed, etc.) challenges conventional computer simulations of reasoning. These simulations don't begin to match the richness and ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - mosaic42 - LibraryThing
Four-fifths of this book is an incisive and convincing takedown of some current trends in the field that used to be called 'AI.' Hofstadter's specialty and bias is toward 'microdomains,' wherein he ... Read full review