This is the home page for CogS 2100 - Introduction to Cognitive Studies,
Various things may be added here as the semester progresses, so
be sure to check back . . .
Here are two links to an article (from 1950) by A.M.Turing on "Computing Machinery and Intelligence," addressing the question "Can machines think?" for you to read for class next week . . .
Turing article simple text version
Turing article a fancier version, with some annotations
8th grade education in 1895
Snopes.com on 8th grade education in 1895
readings from Sobel (these are also available from the Blackboard
site for this class . . .)
campus "blackboard" site