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The Philosophy of Artificial Life (Oxford Readings in Philosophy)

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This new volume in the acclaimed Oxford Readings in Philosophy series offers a selection of the most important philosophical work being done in the new and fast-growing interdisciplinary area of artificial life. Artificial life research seeks to synthesize the characteristics of life by artificial means, particularly employing computer technology. The essays here explore such fascinating themes as the nature of life, the relation between life and mind, and the limits of technology.

Synopsis:

This volume offers a selection of the most important philosophical work in the new and fast-growing interdisciplinary area of artificial life; it will set the agenda for future study and research.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. [397]-400) and index.

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ISBN:
9780198751557
Editor:
Boden, Margaret A.
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Editor:
Boden, Margaret A.
Author:
null, Margaret A.
Author:
Boden, Margaret A.
Location:
Oxford ;
Subject:
Epistemology
Subject:
Mind & Body
Subject:
Cosmology
Subject:
Artificial life.
Subject:
Philosophy-Epistemology
Subject:
Philosophy : General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
Oxford Readings in Philosophy (Paperback)
Series Volume:
104-111
Publication Date:
19960531
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Illustrations:
41 figures
Pages:
416
Dimensions:
8.01x5.32x.94 in. 1.14 lbs.

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