Toward Artificial Sapience

Principles and Methods for Wise Systems


ISBN: 978-1-84628-998-9 (Print) 978-1-84628-999-6 (Online)
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Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XVII

  2. Intelligence and Sapience

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 3-14

      Can Creativity Be Formalized? Peircean Reflections on the Role of Abduction in Human Intelligence

    3. Book Chapter

      Pages 15-31

      On Plasticity, Complexity, and Sapient Systems

    4. Book Chapter

      Pages 33-60

      Sapience, Consciousness, and the Knowledge Instinct (Prolegomena to a Physical Theory)

    5. Book Chapter

      Pages 61-73

      A Real-Time Agent System Perspective of Meaning and Sapience

  3. Sapient Agents

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 75-75

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 77-91

      Toward BDI Sapient Agents: Learning Intentionally

    3. Book Chapter

      Pages 93-103

      TowardWisdom in Procedural Reasoning: DBI, not BDI

    4. Book Chapter

      Pages 105-115

      Sapients in a Sandbox

    5. Book Chapter

      Pages 117-125

      Sapient Agents – Seven Approaches

  4. Paradigms for Sapient Systems/Agents

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 127-127

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 129-141

      A Characterization of Sapient Agents

    3. Book Chapter

      Pages 143-173

      A Paradigm for Sapient (Wise) Systems: Implementations, Design&Operation

    4. Book Chapter

      Pages 175-200

      Bi-Sapient Structures for Intelligent Control

    5. Book Chapter

      Pages 201-205

      Paradigms behind a Discussion on Artificial Intelligent/Smart Systems

  5. On the Development of Sapient systems

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 207-207

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 209-212

      Kinetics, Evolution, and Sapient Systems

    3. Book Chapter

      Pages 213-216

      Emotions and Sapient Robots

    4. Book Chapter

      Pages 217-223

      Scheme of an Abducing Brain-Based Robot

    5. Book Chapter

      Pages 225-232

      From Robots with Self-Inhibiting Modules to Habile Robots

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 233-239