History of AI. Foundations from related fields. Philosophy (400 B.C-). Socrates->Plato->Aristotle
Foundations from related fields
Men are all alike. IN WHAT WAY They're always bugging us about something or other. CAN YOU THINK OF A SPECIFIC EXAMPLE Well, my boyfriend made me come here. YOUR BOYFRIEND MADE YOU COME HERE He says I'm depressed much of the time. I AM SORRY TO HEAR THAT YOU ARE DEPRESSED It's true that I am unhappy. DO YOU THINK COMING HERE WILL HELP YOU NOT BE UNHAPPY I need some help, that much seems certain. WHAT WOULD IT MEAN TO YOU IF YOU GOT SOME HELP Perhaps I could learn to get along with my mother. TELL ME MORE ABOUT YOUR FAMILY My mother takes care of me. WHO ELSE IN YOUR FAMILY TAKES CARE OF YOU
HOW DO YOU DO. PLEASE STATE YOUR PROBLEM
I'm wondering whether computers can think.
WHY DO YOU MENTION COMPUTERS
Since you are one I thought I would ask you - can you think?
DID YOU THINK THEY MIGHT NOT BE ONE YOU THOUGHT YOU WOULD ASK I -CAN I THINK
Let's talk just about you - not me. Can you think?
YOU LIKE TO THINK I - NOT YOU - DON'T YOU
WHAT DOES THAT SUGGEST TO YOU?
What does it suggest to you?
TELL ME ABOUT WHAT DOES IT SUGGEST TO I
That's nonsense - which of us do you mean by I?
WHY DO YOU THINK I MEAN BY YOU
The question meant to which of us is the word referring.
SUPPOSE THE QUESTION MEANT TO WHICH OF US WERE NOT THE WORD REFERRING
I think you are an extremely stupid program.
PERHAPS YOU WOULD LIKE TO BE AN EXTREMELY STUPID PROGRAM