Chapter 1: Defining Artificial Intelligence Chapter 2: The Intellectual History of Artificial Intelligence Chapter 3: Frontiers of Artificial Intelligence Chapter 4: Philosophy of Artificial Intelligence Chapter 5: Artificial Intelligence and the Law Chapter 6: The Impact of Artificial Intelligence on Human Labor Chapter 7: The Impact of Artificial Intelligence on Social Equity Chapter 8: Possible Future Impacts of Artificial Intelligence
Jerry Kaplan is a serial entrepreneur, Artificial Intelligence expert, technical innovator, bestselling author, and futurist, and is best known for his key role in defining the tablet computer industry as founder of GO Corporation in 1987. He is the author of Humans Need Not Apply: A Guide to Wealth and Work in the Age of Artificial Intelligence and Startup: A Silicon Valley Adventure. Kaplan holds a BA in History and Philosophy of Science from the University of Chicago (1972), and a PhD in Computer and Information Science (specializing in Artificial Intelligence) from the University of Pennsylvania (1979). He is currently a visiting lecturer at Stanford University, teaching a course entitled "History, Philosophy, Ethics, and Social Impact of Artificial Intelligence" in the Computer Science Department, and is a Fellow at The Stanford Center for Legal Informatics, of the Stanford Law School.
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thought. * Peter Tyers, Concatenation *
Artificial Intelligence. What Everyone Needs To Know, is a very accomplished combination of introduction to the subject and discussion on the most important associated questions. * Alexander Armbruster, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung *