Accession Number : AD0694972

Title :   DIALOGUES BETWEEN HUMANS AND AN ARTIFICIAL BELIEF SYSTEM,

Corporate Author : STANFORD UNIV CALIF DEPT OF COMPUTER SCIENCE

Personal Author(s) : Colby,Kenneth Mark ; Smith,David Canfield

Report Date : AUG 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 31

Abstract : An artificial belief system capable of conducting dialogues with humans has been constructed. It intakes whatever information it receives, answers questions and establishes the credibility of the information as well as of its human source. It is currently being used to study the problem of change and resistance to change in a belief system. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE, INTERCOMMUNICATION SYSTEMS), LOGIC CIRCUITS, CYBERNETICS, TYPEWRITERS, READING MACHINES, RESEARCH MANAGEMENT, CORRELATION TECHNIQUES, VOCABULARY, DATA STORAGE SYSTEMS, DATA TRANSMISSION SYSTEMS, MAN MACHINE SYSTEMS, PROGRAMMING LANGUAGES, PSYCHOLOGICAL TESTS

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software
      Computer Hardware
      Bionics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE