the Beyond topics
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of mind: Uncovering the spectrum of consciousness.
WW Norton & Company.
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for a Prehistory of Artificial Intelligence in the Last Four
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directions. MIT Press.
S. J., & Norvig, P. (2016). Artificial
intelligence: a modern approach.
This is an updated edition of the 2010
version containing extensive current references. [note the book
is getting hard to find sometimes due to demand, and its being
the definitive AI textbook. Check the edition you are
R. S., & Barto, A. G. (2018). Reinforcement
learning: An introduction. MIT
Press. This is an updated (2nd) edition of the 1998 version
N. J., & Nilsson, N. J. (1998). Artificial
intelligence: a new synthesis. Morgan
D. L., Mackworth, A. K., & Goebel, R. (1998). Computational
intelligence: a logical approach (Vol. 1).
New York: Oxford University Press.
Intelligence: Foundations of Computational Agents 2nd Edition by
the same authors.
- Pratt, V. (1987). Thinking
Machines—The Evolution of Artificial Intelligence.
Oxford: Basil Blackwell. - this
is a general history of earlier machines ... great reference
to get historical insights not easily obtained elsewhere.
- Turing, A. M. (1948). Intelligent machinery. NPL.
Mathematics Division. See also, Turing, A. (2004). Intelligent
machinery (1948). The
Essential Turing: Seminal Writings in Computing, Logic,
Philosophy, Artificial Intelligence, and Artificial Life plus
The Secrets of Enigma B. Jack Copeland, 395 which
provides context and pointers to additional Turing resources.
- B. Jack Copeland (2004), Computability:
Turing, Gödel, Church, and Beyond, The MIT Press.
Hard(er) Core Science Fiction and Speculative Fiction works
- John C. Wright's Count to the Eschaton series is worth
reading ... provides interesting glimpse into a possible (far)
future. It's also fun to read ... so good ideas and an
interesting, universe spanning plot.
Good, I. J. (1966). Speculations concerning the first
ultraintelligent machine. In Advances in computers (Vol. 6, pp.