"A nontechnical treatment of AI, recommended for general readers." Choice
"...a valuable resource and a model for future publications." William Hunt, Canadian Artificial Intelligence
"...any reader who wants to stop at the question as to what AI really is will find this collection of papers a valuable sourcebook." G.A.W. Vreeswijk, Mathematical Reviews
Carefully planned and structured, the volume tackles many of the contentious questions of immediate concern to AI researchers and interested observers. Is Artificial Intelligence in fact a discipline, or is it simply part of computer science?