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A thousand brains : A new theory of intelligence., Richard Dawkins

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A thousand brains : A new theory of intelligence.
Title
A thousand brains
Title remainder
A new theory of intelligence.
Statement of responsibility
Richard Dawkins
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Language
eng
Summary
A bestselling author, neuroscientist, and computer engineer unveils a theory of intelligence that will revolutionize our understanding of the brain and the future of AI. For all of neuroscience's advances, we've made little progress on its biggest question: How do simple cells in the brain create intelligence? Jeff Hawkins and his team discovered that the brain uses maplike structures to build a model of the world-not just one model, but hundreds of thousands of models of everything we know. This discovery allows Hawkins to answer important questions about how we perceive the world, why we have a sense of self, and the origin of high-level thought. A Thousand Brains heralds a revolution in the understanding of intelligence. It is a big-think book, in every sense of the word
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technical information on music
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TEFOD
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Dawkins, Richard
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Narrator: Jamie Renell
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Renell, Jamie
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  • Nonfiction
  • Computer Technology
  • Philosophy
  • Science
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A thousand brains : A new theory of intelligence., Richard Dawkins
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Publication
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Unabridged
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digital storage
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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stereophonic
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spoken word
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rdacontent
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ODN0005978171
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unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (9 audio files)
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electronic
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not applicable
Isbn
9781549110351
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(sound recording)
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  • audio
  • computer
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  • rdamedia
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digital
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sound
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digital recording
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  • other
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unknown
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73ACA7B7-9B71-47F3-BF1F-A4D6F4438C66
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Label
A thousand brains : A new theory of intelligence., Richard Dawkins
Link
Publication
Note
Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ODN0005978171
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (9 audio files)
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781549110351
Isbn Type
(sound recording)
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
unknown
Stock number
73ACA7B7-9B71-47F3-BF1F-A4D6F4438C66
System details
Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 244063 KB)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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