RE: [asa] scientific fact vs. ideology?

From: Stephen J. Krogh, P.G. <panterragroup@mindspring.com>
Date: Mon Mar 16 2009 - 16:44:14 EDT

> -----Original Message-----
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> [mailto:asa-owner@lists.calvin.edu]On Behalf Of Dehler, Bernie
> Sent: Monday, March 16, 2009 3:29 PM
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> Subject: RE: [asa] scientific fact vs. ideology?
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>
> ""matter cannot think.""
>
> It may depend on your definition of "think." Can computers
> "think?" They do make decisions. They can even "appear" to be
> sentient. It may be possible to have a conversation with a
> computer (over the internet) and not even realize it is not a real person.
>
> ...Bernie

Are they self-aware?

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