Learning, Social Intelligence and the Turing Test - Why an "Out-of-the-Box" Turing Machine Will Not Pass the Turing Test

@article{Edmonds2012LearningSI,
  title={Learning, Social Intelligence and the Turing Test - Why an "Out-of-the-Box" Turing Machine Will Not Pass the Turing Test},
  author={Bruce Edmonds and Carlos Gershenson},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2012},
  volume={abs/1203.3376}
}
The Turing Test checks for human intelligence, rather than any putative general intelligence. It involves repeated interaction requiring learning in the form of adaption to the human conversation partner. It is a macro-level post-hoc test in contrast to the definition of a Turing machine, which is a prior micro-level definition. This raises the question of whether learning is just another computational process, i.e., can be implemented as a Turing machine. Here we argue that learning or… 
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