Idea of Artificial Intelligence

Kazimierz Trzęsicki
2020 Studia Humana  
AbstractArtificial Intelligence, both as a hope of making substantial progress, and a fear of the unknown and unimaginable, has its roots in human dreams. These dreams are materialized by means of rational intellectual efforts. We see the beginnings of such a process in Lullus's fancies. Many scholars and enthusiasts participated in the development of Lullus's art, ars combinatoria. Amongst them, Athanasius Kircher distinguished himself. Gottfried Leibniz ended the period in which the idea of
more » ... tificial intelligence was shaped, and started the new period, in which artificial intelligence could be considered part of science, by today's standards.
doi:10.2478/sh-2020-0027 fatcat:pfuyb6fwc5athlrt4nkj4yqocu