Nick Bostrom: Superintelligence: Paths, Dangers, Strategies

  title={Nick Bostrom: Superintelligence: Paths, Dangers, Strategies},
  author={Paul D. Thorn},
  journal={Minds and Machines},
Nick Bostrom’s book Superintelligence: Paths, Dangers, Strategies is a systematic and scholarly study of the possible dangers issuing from the development of artificial intelligence. The book is relatively comprehensive, covering a multitude of topics relating to the safe development of superhuman artificial intelligence. If the arguments presented in Bostrom’s book are correct, then the book’s subject matter represents a very important field of study, inasmuch as (1) the creation of a…