ISBN 9781846044366,In Our Own Image

In Our Own Image


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Random House

Publication Year 2015

ISBN 9781846044366

ISBN-10 1846044367


Number of Pages 384 Pages
Language (English)


In Our Own Image By Dr George Zarkadakis Explores One Of Humankind'S Oldest Lovehate Relationships Our Ties With Artificial Intelligence Or Ai. Zarkadakis Traces Ai'S Origins In Ancient Myth, Through Literary Classics Such As Frankenstein, To Today'S Sci-Fi Blockbusters, Arguing That A Fascination With Ai Is Hardwired Into The Human Psyche. He Explains Ai'S History, Technology And Potential, Its Manifestations In Intelligent Machines, Its Connections To Neurology And Consciousness, As Well As Perhaps Most Tellingly What Ai Reveals About Us As Human Beings.

In Our Own Image Argues That We Are On The Brink Of A Fourth Industrial Revolution Poised To Enter The Age Of Artificial Intelligence As Science Fiction Becomes Science Fact. Ultimately, Zarkadakis Observes, The Fate Of Ai Has Profound Implications For The Future Of Science And Humanity Itself.