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More Discrete Thoughts

  • Mark Kac
  • Gian-Carlo Rota
  • Jacob T. Schwartz

Abstract

The computer is just an instrument for doing faster what we already know how to do slower. All pretension to computer intelligence and paradise-tomorrow promises should be toned down before the public turns away in disgust. And if that should happen, our civilization might not survive.

Keywords

Game Theory Mathematical Logic Negative Sign Effective Theory Analytic Philosopher 
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Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • Mark Kac
  • Gian-Carlo Rota
  • Jacob T. Schwartz

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