по
Journal Menu
> Issues > Rubrics > About journal > Authors > About the journal > Requirements for publication > Editorial collegium > Peer-review process > Peer-review in 24 hours: How do we do it? > Policy of publication. Aims & Scope. > Article retraction > Ethics > Copyright & Licensing Policy > Publication in 72 hours: How do we do it? > Digital archiving policy > Open Access Policy > Open access publishing costs > Article Identification Policy > Plagiarism check policy > Editorial board
Journals in science databases
About the Journal

ѕубликаци€ за 72 часа - теперь это реальность!
ѕри необходимости издательство предоставл€ет авторам услугу сверхсрочной полноценной публикации. ”же через 72 часа стать€ по€вл€етс€ в числе опубликованных на сайте издательства с DOI и номерами страниц.
ѕо первому требованию предоставл€ем все подтверждающие публикацию документы!
MAIN PAGE > Back to contents
Philosophical Thought
Reference:

To the question on identification and differentiation of a philosophical zombie
Dushkin Roman

Director of Science and Technology, Artificial Intelligence Agency

127473, Russia, Moskva, g. Moscow, per. 1-I volkonskii, 15

roman.dushkin@gmail.com
ƒругие публикации этого автора
 

 

DOI:

10.25136/2409-8728.2020.1.32079

Review date:

30-01-2020


Publish date:

12-02-2020


Abstract.

This article examines the task of identification and differentiation of a so-called “philosophical zombie” in order to form a set of operational criteria for determining the agency of artificial intelligence systems. This task can be viewed as one of the possible ways towards solution of a “hard problem of consciousness”. Despite the fact that the proposed approach alone does not solve the “hard problem”, it reveals certain aspects of neurophysiology, cybernetics and information theory towards its solution. The relevance of this task results from the more extensive implementation of artificial cognitive agents in human life – the boundary that distinguishes an intelligent creature from an artificial cognitive agent, endows an object with agency. Therefore, the development of more complicated artificial cognitive agents (artificial intelligence systems) would ultimately lead to a contentious debate on the topic. The author attempts to introduce the procedure of identification of a philosophical zombie and its restrictions, as well as explores the idea whether or not the artificial cognitive agents would obtain qualia. The article is valuable of those interested in artificial intelligence in all of its aspects, as well as in the philosophy of consciousness.

Keywords: artificial intelligence, phenomenology of consciousness, perception, qualia, philosophical zombie, philosophy of artificial intelligence, philosophy of mind, machine intelligence, mind, nonhuman mind
This article written in Russian. You can find full text of article in Russian here .

References
1.
Chalmers D. J. (1995) Facing up to the Problem of Consciousness // Journal of Consciousness Studies. Ч 1995. Ч Vol. 2, є 3. Ч p. 200-219.
2.
Chalmers D. J. (1996) The Conscious Mind: In Search of a Fundamental Theory. Ч New York and Oxford: Oxford University Press. Ч ISBN 0-19-511789-1.
3.
Crevier D. (1993) AI: The Tumultuous Search for Artificial Intelligence. Ч New York, NY: BasicBooks. Ч ISBN 0-465-02997-3.
4.
Dennett D. C., Allen L. (ed.) (1991) Consciousness Explained. Ч The Penguin Press, 1991. Ч 551 p. Ч ISBN 978-0-7139-9037-9.
5.
Dennett D. C. (2006) What RoboMary Knows // In Alter, Torin (ed.). Phenomenal Concepts and Phenomenal Knowledge. Ч Oxford Oxfordshire: Oxford University Press, 2006. Ч ISBN 978-0-19-517165-5.
6.
Heim M. (2007). Exploring Indiana Highways // Exploring America's Highway, 2007. Ч ISBN 978-0-9744358-3-1.
7.
Held R., Ostrovsky Y., de Gelder B., Gandhi T., Ganesh S., Mathur U., Sinha P. (2011) The newly sighted fail to match seen with felt // Nature Neuroscience. Ч 2011. Ч Vol. 14. Ч P. 551-553. Ч DOI:10.1038/nn.2795.
8.
Hawkins J. (2004) On Intelligence (1st ed.). Ч Times Books. Ч pp. 272. Ч ISBN 978-0805074567.
9.
Jackson F. (1986) What Mary Didn't Know // Journal of Philosophy, 1986. 83 (5): 291-295.
10.
Jones E. G. (2012) The Thalamus: [angl.]: in 2 vol. Ч redaktsiya ot 1985 goda. Ч N'yu-Iork: Springer, 2012. Ч 915 s. Ч ISBN 978-1-4615-1749-8. Ч DOI:10.1007/978-1-4615-1749-8.
11.
Kirk R. (1974) Sentience and Behaviour. Ч Mind, vol. 83, pp. 43-60.
12.
Lavington S., ed. (2012) Alan Turing and his Contemporaries: Building the World's First Computers. Ч London: British Computer Society. Ч ISBN 978-1-9061-2490-8.
13.
Lilly J. C., Gold E. J. (2000) Tanks for the Memories: Flotation Tank Talks. Ч Gateways Books & Tapes, 2000. Ч ISBN 0895560712.
14.
Locke J. (1690) An Essay Concerning Humane Understanding. Ч 1st ed. 1 vols. London: Thomas Basset, 1690.
15.
Lotze R. G. (1852) Medizinische Psychologie oder Philosophie der Seele. Ч Leipzig: WeidmannТsche Buchhandlung, 1852. Ч http://bit.ly/2uLhzwT.
16.
Anokhin K. V. (2015) Kognitom. Gipersetevaya model' mozga // V sbornike: Neiroinformatika-2015. XVII vserossiiskaya nauchno-tekhnicheskaya konferentsiya s mezhdunarodnym uchastiem: sbornik nauchnykh trudov. Otvetstvennyi redaktor: A. G. Trofimov. Ч 2015.
17.
Dushkin R. V. (2019) Iskusstvennyi intellekt. Ч M.: DMK-Press, 2019. Ч 280 s. Ч ISBN 978-5-97060-787-9.
18.
Ivashkina O. I., Vorob'eva N. S., Gruzdeva A. M., Roshchina M. A., Toropova K. A., Anokhin K. V. (2018) Kognitivnaya indeksatsiya neironov: Cre-upravlyaemoe geneticheskoe markirovanie i izuchenie kletok, uchastvuyushchikh v obuchenii i pamyati // Acta Naturae (russkoyazychnaya versiya). Ч M.: Izdatel'stvo Park-media, tom 10, є 2, s. 40-51.
19.
Kranovits K. S. (2012) Razbalansirovannyi rebenok. Ч M.: Izdatel'stvo ЂRedaktorї. Ч 396 s. Ч ISBN 978-5-9901-7512-9.
20.
Mitasova M. (2016) Vykhod iz temnoty: istoriya odnogo eksperimenta / ЂSo-edinenieї, fond podderzhki slepoglukhikh. Ч M.: Eksmo, 2016. Ч 252 s.
21.
Nikolenko S., Arkhangel'skaya E., Kadurin A. (2018) Glubokoe obuchenie. Pogruzhenie v mir neironnykh setei. Ч SPb: Piter, 2018. Ч 480 s. Ч ISBN 978-5-496-02536-2
Link to this article

You can simply select and copy link from below text field.


Other our sites:
Official Website of NOTA BENE / Aurora Group s.r.o.
"History Illustrated" Website