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Complexity and information technologies: an ethical inquiry into human autonomous action
(Scientiae Studia, 2014) [Artigo]
In this article, we discuss, from a complex systems perspective, possible implications of the rising dependency between autonomous human social/individual action, ubiquitous computing, and artificial intelligent systems. ...
Self-organization in the development of representation-action couplings
(Studies In Perception and Action Iii, 1995-01-01) [Trabalho apresentado em evento]
Abductive reasoning, information, and mechanical systems
(Studies in Computational Intelligence, 2007-07-10) [Artigo]
We investigate, from a philosophical perspective, the relation between abductive reasoning and information in the context of biological systems. Emphasis is given to the organizational role played by abductive reasoning ...
Presence of Staphylococcus spp. and Candida spp. in the human oral cavity
(Brazilian Journal of Microbiology, 2002-09-01) [Artigo]
A presença de leveduras do gênero Candida e Staphylococcus na cavidade bucal humana é de extrema importância, pois podem atuar como microbiota suplementar e em determinadas situações causar doença bucal ou sistêmica. O ...
Robert Boyle's experimental programme: Some interesting examples of the use of subordinate causes in chymistry and pneumatics
(Intellectual History Review, 2014) [Artigo]
A framework to understand human action
(Trans/Form/Ação, 1988-12-01) [Artigo]
O trabalho consiste numa análise de dois modelos explicativos do comportamento humano considerados fundamentais na literatura contemporânea sobre teoria da ação. O primeiro modelo, o causalista, tenta explicar as ações em ...
Information and mechanical models of intelligence: What can we learn from cognitive science?
(Pragmatics and Cognition, 2005-12-01) [Artigo]
The impact of new advanced technology on issues that concern meaningful information and its relation to studies of intelligence constitutes the main topic of the present paper. The advantages, disadvantages and implications ...
Creativity: Surprise and abductive reasoning
(Semiotica, 2005-01-01) [Artigo]
Ubiquitous Computing: Any Ethical Implications?
(International Journal of Technoethics, 2010) [Artigo]
In this article, the authors investigate, from an interdisciplinary perspective, possible ethical implications of the presence of ubiquitous computing systems in human perception/action. The term ubiquitous computing is ...
The internet of things and its impact on social relationships involving mutual trust
(International Symposium on Technology and Society, Proceedings, 2016-03-22) [Trabalho apresentado em evento]
In this paper, we investigate possible positive and negative consequences of the Internet of Things (IoT), characterized as the scenario in which computing-like technological devices and people can interact and exchange ...