Thursday 4/19

NFAI I: Connectionism, Genetic Algorithms, Artificial Life, and Situated Robotics

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Lecture Quiz Questions

Note that the questions below refer to our readings and discussion from Tuesday, 4/12.

  • What is Locke's the Prince and the Cobbler Thought Experiment, and what does it show?
  • Why did we reject Locke's Memory View?
  • What are the brain fission/fusion thought experiments, and what do they show?
  • Why is the Teletransporter Thought Experiment so problematic for personal identity?