The Emperor's New Mind : Concerning Computers, Minds, and the Laws of Physics

The Emperor's New Mind : Concerning Computers, Minds, and the Laws of Physics

Book Title: The Emperor's New Mind : Concerning Computers, Minds, and the Laws of Physics

Author: Roger Penrose

Format: Paperback | 640 pages

Publication Date: 01 Jul 2016

ISBN-13: 9780198784920

For many decades, the proponents of `artificial intelligence' have maintained that computers will soon be able to do everything that a human can do. In his bestselling work of popular science, Sir Roger Penrose takes us on a fascinating tour through the basic principles of physics, cosmology, mathematics, and philosophy to show that human thinking can never be emulated by a machine.

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