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Sam Williams

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Sam Williams is a freelance writer whose commentaries on software and software culture have appeared in Upside Today ( and on He also writes for numerous magazines and newspapers. He lives in Brooklyn, New York, with his wife, Tracy.

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Arguing A.I.
The Battle for Twenty-first-Century Science
Written by Sam Williams

Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
Publisher: AtRandom
On Sale: January 22, 2002
Price: $15.00

Few scientific topics since the theory of biological evolution have inspired as much controversy as artificial intelligence has. Even now, fifty years after the term first made its appearance in academic journals, many philosophers and more than a few prominent scientists and software programmers dismiss the pursuit of thinking machines as... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.

Arguing A.I.
The Battle for Twenty-first-Century Science
Written by Sam Williams

Format: eBook
Publisher: AtRandom
On Sale: March 5, 2002
Price: $13.99

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