The Emotion Machine: Commonsense Thinking, Artificial Intelligence, and the Future of the Human Mind
January 18, 2008
- Marvin Minsky
- Simon & Schuster (2007)
In this mind-expanding book, scientific pioneer Marvin Minsky continues his groundbreaking research, offering a fascinating new model for how our minds work. He argues persuasively that emotions, intuitions, and feelings are not distinct things, but different ways of thinking.
By examining these different forms of mind activity, Minsky says, we can explain why our thought sometimes takes the form of carefully reasoned analysis and at other times turns… read more