"Eliezer S. Yudkowsky" wrote:
> Actually, I've lately been wondering whether thoughts really need to be
> implemented as conceptual structures, or if that's just a human thing
> derived from the coevolution of consciousness and communication. If the
> latter, it won't be easy to make the AI's stream of consciousness
If thoughts are not implemented as conceptual structures then how are
they implemented? Also please give your working definition of
> Good point about humans possibly learning to talk in sentences before
> learning to talk in words...
I doubt this. Most babies I've seen begin by pointing at particular
things and saying a word. Then phrases. But this is anecdotal.
This archive was generated by hypermail 2b30 : Mon May 28 2001 - 09:56:39 MDT