for Cognitive Science
Puzzle of the Mind
C. Dennett, Tufts University
April 13, 1995
225 Natural Sciences Bldg.
C. Dennett, the author of Consciousness Explained (Little,
Brown 1991), is a Distinguished Arts and Sciences Professor and
Director of the Center for Cognitive Studies at Tufts University.
His first book, Content and Consciousness, appeared in 1969,
followed by Brainstorms (1978), Elbow Room (1984),
and The Intentional Stance. He co-edited The Mind's I
with Douglas Hofstadter in 1981. He is the author of over a hundred
scholarly articles on various aspects of the mind, published in
journals ranging from Artificial Intelligence and Behavioral
and Brain Sciences to Poetics Today and the Journal
of Aesthetics and Art Criticism. He was elected to the American
Academy of Arts and Sciences in 1987. He is the Chairman of the
Loebner Prize Committee, which conducts the Annual Turing Test competitions
for establishing intelligent thinking by computer programs.
on August 22, 2003 by H. Jones
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