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Peter Norvig's libraryResults 71-80 of 206

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Robots Unlimited: Life in a Virtual Age

David Levy - 2005 - Computers - No preview available
Consider this: Robots will one day be able to write poetry and prose so touching that it will make men weep; compose dozens or even hundreds of symphonies that will rival the work of Mozart; judge a court case with absolute impartiality and ...
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Handbook of Philosophical Logic, Volume 14

Dov M. Gabbay, Franz Guenthner - 2007 - Mathematics - Limited preview
The fourteenth volume of the Second Edition covers central topics in philosophical logic that have been studied for thousands of years, since Aristotle: Inconsistency, Causality, Conditionals, and Quantifiers. These topics are central in many ...
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The Port-Royal Logic

Antoine Arnauld, Pierre Nicole - 1861 - Logic - Full view
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An Essay Concerning Human Understanding, Volume 2

John Locke, Alexander Campbell Fraser - 1959 - Philosophy - Limited preview
Contains Book 1,"Of Innate Notions" and Book 2, "Of Ideas."
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Nudge: Improving Decisions about Health, Wealth, and Happiness

Richard H. Thaler, Cass R. Sunstein - 2008 - Business & Economics - Limited preview
Thaler and Sunstein offer a groundbreaking discussion of how to apply the science of choice to nudge people toward decisions that can improve their lives without restricting their freedom of choice.
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Choices, Values, and Frames

Daniel Kahneman, Amos Tversky - 2000 - Business & Economics - Limited preview
This book presents the definitive exposition of 'prospect theory', a compelling alternative to the classical utility theory of choice. Building on the 1982 volume, Judgement Under Uncertainty, this book brings together seminal papers on prospect ...
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Judgment Under Uncertainty: Heuristics and Biases

Daniel Kahneman, Paul Slovic, Amos Tversky - 1982 - Psychology - Limited preview
The thirty-five chapters in this book describe various judgmental heuristics and the biases they produce, not only in laboratory experiments but in important social, medical, and political situations as well. Individual chapters discuss the ...
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Philosophy in the Flesh: The Embodied Mind and Its Challenge to Western Thought

George Lakoff, Mark Johnson - 1999 - Philosophy - Limited preview
Reexamines the Western philosophical tradition, looking at the basic concepts of the mind, time, causation, morality, and the self.
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Fooled By Randomness: The Hidden Role Of Chance In Life And In The Markets

Nassim Taleb - 2005 - Business & Economics - No preview available
Contends that randomness and probability have a large impact on life, claims that people regularly fail to recognize that role, and tells how to differentiate between randomness in general and the financial markets in particular.
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The Human Use of Human Beings: Cybernetics and Society

Norbert Wiener - 1988 - Computers - No preview available
Only a few books stand as landmarks in social and scientific upheaval. Norbert Wiener's classic is one in that small company. Founder of the science of cybernetics?the study of the relationship betwee
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