Philosophy and Computing in Information Societies

  title={Philosophy and Computing in Information Societies},
  author={Mariarosaria Taddeo},
  journal={Minds and Machines},
Philosophy and computing have often been related in the history of human culture. In the age of the information revolution, this relation has grown to define an entire area of philosophical enquiry. Over the past decades we have thought of this area as delineated by two Cartesian axes: conceptual and methodological. On the conceptual axis we find the deep philosophical questions concerning the concepts of information, computation, algorithms, cognition, intelligence, and language. On the… CONTINUE READING