While the workings of the mind are the subject of increasing discussion and interest to all of us, layman and scientist, philosophers attempt to define consciousness. This short article, reprinted by permission from The Washington Post of 5 Mar. 1990, discusses artificial intelligence.
© 1990 Optical Society of America
Malcolm Gladwell, "Thinking like humans," Appl. Opt. 29, 3326-3327 (1990)