A Historical Interaction between Artificial Intelligence and Philosophy [article]

Youheng Zhang
2022 arXiv   pre-print
This paper reviews the historical development of AI and representative philosophical thinking from the perspective of the research paradigm. Additionally, it considers the methodology and applications of AI from a philosophical perspective and anticipates its continued advancement. In the history of AI, Symbolism and connectionism are the two main paradigms in AI research. Symbolism holds that the world can be explained by symbols and dealt with through precise, logical processes, but
more » ... ism believes this process should be implemented through artificial neural networks. Regardless of how intelligent machines or programs should achieve their smart goals, the historical development of AI demonstrates the best answer at this time. Still, it is not the final answer of AI research.
arXiv:2208.04148v1 fatcat:abk5poa3k5gkjoxezj4d6wynuu