Intelligent Machines for the New Century

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Baker & Taylor
Introduces the science of robotics, discussing the evolution of artificial intelligence, the history of robotics, the different kinds of robots, and their uses.

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Written to be understandable to a high school audience, this volume introduces the development, capabilities, and uses of robotic technologies and discusses some of the societal issues that arise from robotics. The history of robots, from fictional treatments to early computers is discussed before explanations are given of the elements of robots and their uses in industry and in space. Considerable discussion of artificial intelligence is included. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

Publisher: New York, NY : Facts on File, c2003
Edition: New ed
ISBN: 9780816047017
Characteristics: xii, 196 p. : ill ; 24 cm


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rbesfe Jan 24, 2013

using this book for a project. Slightly outdated, but interesting nonetheless

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