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Desirable functionalities of intelligent CAD systems
(Amer Society of Mechanical, 1994)
Real-life situations are at the heart of an innovative theory of information aimed at some long-standing problems of philosophy. This (situation) theory was proposed more than 2 decades ago and has matured over the years. ...
An Information-based treatment of punctuation in discourse representation theory
(John Benjamins Publishing, 1996-05)
Punctuation has so far attracted attention within the linguistics community mostly from a syntactic perspective. In this paper, we give a preliminary account of the information-based aspects of punctuation, drawing our ...
Baby-Sit: Towards a situation-theoretic computational environment
Turing test: 50 years later
(Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2003)
The Turing Test is one of the most disputed topics in artificial intelligence, philosophy of mind, and cognitive science. This paper is a review of the past 50 years of the Turing Test. Philosophical debates, practical ...
(John Benjamins Publishing, 2007)
This paper studies the notion of similarity with reference to situations of situation theory. While the commonsense notion of two situations resembling each other appears to be valuable in our daily life, we show that it ...
Information-oriented computation with BABY-SIT
(CSLI Publications, 1996)
While situation theory and situation semantics provide an appropriate framework for a realistic model-theoretic treatment of natural language, serious thinking on their `computational' aspects has only recently started. ...
"'Identity', 'Logical connectives', 'Vagueness'"
(Cambridge University Press, 2008)
This chapter sets out how an account of vision in which the world is considered to form an external memory allows for explanation of the experienced continuity of vision. It shows how the hypothesis of the world as an ...
(Edinburgh University Press, 2009)