Sociological Insight An Introduction to Non-Obvious Sociology

ISBN-10: 0195074424
ISBN-13: 9780195074420
Edition: 2nd 1992 (Revised)
Authors: Randall Collins
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Description: In the second edition of this successful and highly regarded supplementary text, Randall Collins has revised his preface and added a new chapter in which he considers how sociology can inform the development of artificial intelligence. As he points  More...

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Book details

List price: $36.95
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 1992
Publisher: Oxford University Press, Incorporated
Publication date: 4/2/1992
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 224
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.25" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.594
Language: English

In the second edition of this successful and highly regarded supplementary text, Randall Collins has revised his preface and added a new chapter in which he considers how sociology can inform the development of artificial intelligence. As he points out, computer designers and programmers have to consider the social as well as psychological characteristics of human beings in designing computers that can approximate human thinking.

The Nonrational Foundations of Rationality
The Sociology of God
Paradoxes of Power
The Normalcy of Crime
Love and Property
Can Sociology Create an Artificial Intelligence?
Afterword
Bibliography
Index

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