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Taking the Intentional Stance Seriously, or"Intending"to Improve Cognitive Systems

  title={Taking the Intentional Stance Seriously, or"Intending"to Improve Cognitive Systems},
  author={Will Bridewell and Will Bridewell},
Finding claims that researchers have made considerable progress in artificial intelligence over the last several decades is easy. However, our everyday interactions with cognitive systems (e.g., Siri, Alexa, DALL-E) quickly move from intriguing to frustrating. One cause of those frustrations rests in a mismatch between the expectations we have due to our inherent, folk-psychological theories and the real limitations we experience with existing computer programs. The software does not understand… 

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