The importance of information processing, which is said to come naturally to human beings but to be difficult for computers, is at last becoming recognized by society in general. Perhaps it would also appropriate to say that its position is now well enough established that we can afford to raise questions about it.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Kaoru Hirota
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  1. 1.Department of Systems Control Engineering, College of EngineeringHosei UniversityKoganei, Tokyo 184Japan

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