Introduction to Artificial Intelligence, 3rd Edition

Book Description

Can computers think? Can they use reason to develop their own concepts, solve complex problems, understand our languages? This updated edition of a comprehensive survey includes extensive new text on "Artificial in the 21st Century," introducing deep neural networks, conceptual graphs, languages of thought, mental models, metacognition, prospects, and research toward human-level AI.
Ideal for both lay readers and students of , the original text features abundant illustrations, diagrams, and photographs as well as challenging exercises. Lucid, easy-to-read discussions examine problem-solving methods and representations, game playing, automated understanding of natural languages, heuristic search , robot systems, heuristic scene analysis, predicate- theorem proving, automatic programming, and many other topics.