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Artificial Intelligence

  • Nayef R. F. Al-Rodhan
Part of the St Antony’s Series book series

Abstract

Cognitive science is an interdisciplinary field that broadly encompasses the study of the mind and intelligence. Some of the sciences and specialties included under the umbrella of cognitive science are: artificial intelligence (AI), linguistics, anthropology, psychology, neuroscience, philosophy and education. From a strategic technology perspective, and especially when looking at strategic technologies in the context of their influence on human nature and geopolitics, the sciences of AI and neuroscience are especially relevant and significant. This chapter looks more closely at the AI dimension of cognitive science. The neuroscience component is evaluated in Part II of this book.

Keywords

Artificial Intelligence Strategic Technology Common Sense Knowledge Artificial Intelligence Research Drive Robot 
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© Nayef R.F. Al-Rodhan 2011

Authors and Affiliations

  • Nayef R. F. Al-Rodhan
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.St Antony’s CollegeOxford UniversityUK
  2. 2.Geneva Centre for Security PolicyGenevaSwitzerland

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