This Guide provides an ambitious state-of-the-art survey of the fundamental themes, problems, arguments and theories constituting the philosophy of computing. A complete guide to the philosophy of computing and information. Comprises 26 newly-written chapters by leading international experts. Provides a complete, critical introduction to the field. Each chapter combines careful scholarship with an engaging writing style. Includes an exhaustive glossary of technical terms. Ideal as a course text, but also of interest to researchers and general readers.There are reasons (Dretske 1982) to say no. Suppose that Al repairs motorcycles for a living, and that he would never mistake a BMW for a Harley Davidson (only BMWs have horizontal pistons). However, Al mistakenly ... Al knows that it is a Harley by the label on the motorcycle and the repair manual. The conditionalanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Blackwell Guide to the Philosophy of Computing and Information|
|Publisher||:||John Wiley & Sons - 2008-04-15|