Artifical Intelligence, Culture And Language: On Education And Work by Bo GöranzonArtifical Intelligence, Culture And Language: On Education And Work by Bo Göranzon

Artifical Intelligence, Culture And Language: On Education And Work

EditorBo Göranzon, Magnus Florin

Paperback | April 2, 1990

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This book springs from a conference held in Stockholm in May­ June 1988 on Culture, Language and Artificial Intelligence. It assembled more than 300 researchers and practitioners in the fields of technology, philosophy, history of ideas, literature, lin­ guistics, social science, etc. It was an initiative from the Swedish Center for Working Life, based on the project AI-Based Systems and the Future of Language, Knowledge and Responsibility in Professions within the COST 13 programme of the European Commission. Participants in the conference, or in some cases researchers related to its aims, were chosen to contribute to this book. It was preceded by Knowledge, Skill and Artificial Intelligence (ed. B. G6ranzon and 1. Josefson, Springer-Verlag, London, 1988) and will be followed by Dialogue and Technology (ed. M. Florin and B. Goranzon, Springer-Verlag, London, 1990). The contributors' thinking in this field varies greatly; so do their styles of writing. For example: contributors have varied in their choice of 'he' or 'he/she' for the third person. No distinction is intended but chapters have been left with the original usage to avoid extensive changes. Similarly, individual contributor's preferences as to notes or references lists have been followed. We want to thank our researcher Satinder P. Gill for excellent work with summaries and indexes, and Sandi Irvine of Springer­ Verlag for eminent editorial work.
Title:Artifical Intelligence, Culture And Language: On Education And WorkFormat:PaperbackPublished:April 2, 1990Publisher:Springer LondonLanguage:English

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Table of Contents

Section I. Introduction.- 1. Introduction.- Section II. Language and Knowledge.- 2. Artificial Intelligence and The Empiricist Picture of Thought.- 3. Seeing and Seeing-As.- 4. Cognitive Science and the Computer Metaphor.- Section III. Tacit Knowledge.- 5. Rule-following and Intransitive Understanding.- 6. Tacit knowledge, Rule-following and Learning.- 7. Tacit Knowledge - An Impediment for AI?.- 8. Language and Action.- 9. Language and Experience.- 10. The Inner Weather Picture.- Section IV. Education, Training, Skill and Work.- 11. The New Technology and the New Training: Reflections on the Past and Prospects for the Future.- 12. Engineering as an Art.- 13. Automation and Skill.- 14. Farmers and Computers.- 15. How to make Materials Data Systems Useful for Designers.- 16. Technological Information and Information Technology in the Information Society.- 17. A Learning Society: Japan Through Australian Eyes.- 18. Unleashing Human Intelligence - More Than a Matter of Computer Technology.- Section V. Expert Systems.- 19. Cultures, Languages, Mediation.- 20. Professional Skill and Traditions of Knowledge.- 21. Design of an Intelligent Tutor System for Use in Medical Education.- 22. Practical Applications of Artificial Intelligence in Education and Training.- Section VI. The Information Society.- 23. "I have no idea where I am going, so to make up for that I go faster".- 24. Is Socrates to Blame for Cognitivism?.- 25. Socratic Dialogue: On Dialogue and Discussion in the Formation of Knowledge.- 26. And in the End, the Epilogue?.- 27. The Personal Signature.