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Mind Over Machine: The Power of Human Intuition and Expertise in the Era of the Computer

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Defining the limits of computer technology, the authors make a compelling case that binary logic will always be inferior to human intuitive ability. A stunning reaffirmation of human intelligence.
Paperback, 252 pages
Published March 1st 2000 by Free Press (first published January 1st 1987)
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Dreyfus' essay is particularly good.
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Hubert Lederer Dreyfus was professor of philosophy at the University of California, Berkeley, where his interests include phenomenology, existentialism, the philosophy of psychology and literature, and the philosophical implications of artificial intelligence.

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