Review of Mitchell, Melanie. Artificial Intelligence: A guide for thinking humans. New York: Macmillan, 2019.


  • Eros Moreira de Carvalho Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul



Artificial Intelligence, Turing Test, Neural Networks


Book review: MITCHELL, Melaine. Artificial intelligence: A guide for thinking humans. New York: Ferrar, Straus and Giroux, 2019.


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