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Can a Machine Be Conscious? How?

Can a Machine Be Conscious? How?
Can a Machine Be Conscious? How?
The right question is: "What kinds of machines can be conscious (and how)?" The answer is: The kinds that can pass the Turing Test, and by whatever means are necessary and sufficient to pass the Turing Test.
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Harnad, Stevan
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Harnad, Stevan
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Harnad, Stevan (2003) Can a Machine Be Conscious? How? Journal of Consciousness Studies, 10, (4-4), pp. 69-75.

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The right question is: "What kinds of machines can be conscious (and how)?" The answer is: The kinds that can pass the Turing Test, and by whatever means are necessary and sufficient to pass the Turing Test.

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Published date: 2003
Organisations: Web & Internet Science

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Local EPrints ID: 257718
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/257718
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Date deposited: 19 Jun 2003
Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 09:37

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Author: Stevan Harnad

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