Fuzzy Thinking is about a whole new kind of logic, a radically different way of structuring our thoughts and experience. It is the kind of logic. Because the new world of fuzzy logic more closely mirrors reality, has a rigor all its own, and is paying off in the marketplace. Kosko (Electrical. Fuzzy Thinking has ratings and 34 reviews. Ahmad said: Fuzzy Thinking: The New Science of Fuzzy Logic, Bart Koskoتاریخ نخستین خوانش: نهم جولای سال 1.

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May 29, Liedzeit rated it liked it Shelves: He then proceeds to pan Aristotle bbart for flaws in his logic, but for flaws in his personality including political incorrectness! Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. I like the concept and had come to a lot of the same conclusions myself: Showing of 47 reviews. I expected some more informative scientific content from this book but it is full of comparisons between different philosophical aspects. Fuzzy Thinking is the first popular book to explain clearly and provocatively how fuzzy logic is changing our lives – and how it will revolutionize the world in the decades ahead.

There was a problem adding your email address. Fuzzyy wasn’t worth the wait but I’m still glad I read it. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. A low point in thimking book is chapter 5, entitled “Aristotle vs. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? What is kind of amazing is that modern day neural networks kos,o use a lot of what was presented here fuxzy Jan 09, Craig Maloney rated it liked it Shelves: First, the models very often do describe reality in ways that can be checked easily enough: That’s true, and as a heavy math user I know enough to distinguish my models from reality.

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### Bart Kosko – Wikipedia

thinknig Interesting approach to math and philosophy. The novel’s title coins the term “nanotime” to describe the time speed-up that occurs when fast computer chips, rather than slow brains, house minds. At the time of birth? Bah – now I feel dirty having got annoyed by this book!

Kosko has a minimalist prose style, not even using commas in his several books. Contents Shades of Gray. Two facts remain, though.

### Fuzzy Thinking: The New Science of Fuzzy Logic – Bart Kosko – Google Books

I found myself skimming the later chapters just to read the quotes Kosko included. English Choose a language for shopping. By clicking on “Submit” you agree that you koskko read and agree to the Privacy Policy and Terms of Service. The Whole in the Part. Jun 26, John Towery rated it really liked it. Gets a up thumb from me. Bart Kosko, explains it better than anyone else can.

Some decent ideas in this book, but they get overshadowed by the author’s Promethean comparison of how his colleagues and he brought the fire of fuzzy logic to the temples of Aristotelean logic. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.

Fuzzy thinking is the wave of the future, and the leading exponent of fuzzy logic, philosopher-scientist Dr. Refresh and try again.

## Fuzzy Thinking: The New Science of Fuzzy Logic

Amazon Rapids Fun stories for thinnking on the go. Japanese and Korean companies already apply fuzzy technology to the tune of billions of dollars a year in such products as air conditioners instead of producing an all-or-nothing blast of cold air, fuzzy air ksoko constantly adjust to the precise temperature in the room and emit a corresponding degree of cooling air ; computers; cameras and camcorders; auto engines, brakes, transmissions, and cruise controls; dishwashers; elevators; washing machines and dryers; microwave ovens; and televisions.

Rereading a gift from my high school math teacher! I sold my copy of the book. Books by Bart Kosko. No more black and white, right and wrong, true or false.

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But I think the author could have done a better job of arranging the text in a more interesting manner.

This page was last edited on 26 Fuzzjat This guy decided to stay in the academic trenches and bleat about how much more mature he is than the old school, while carrying on with all the nasty academic in-fighting crap he supposedly looks down upon. Unfortunately, “fuzzy logic” was oversimplified in the collective consciousness, and then was dismissed as nothing more than probability.

Views Read Edit View history. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. Dec 08, Badger rated it did not like it Shelves: Common terms and phrases adaptive fuzzy system answer apples Aristotle atoms Bertrand Russell binary bivalent black-and-white black-white brain Buddha causal cells chip claim corner cryonics curve define draw engineering equation expert fact false FAT Theorem Figure fit value fuzz fuzzy cube fuzzy entropy fuzzy logic fuzzy rules fuzzy sets fuzzy system fuzzy theory give gray holds idea input Japan Japanese Kalman Kalman filter linear look Lotfi machine IQs math matter of degree Max Black means measure midpoint molecules motor speed multivalued logic neural nets neurons nodes nonlinear not-A Omron output paradoxes patches patterns philosophy probability problem Pythagorean Theorem quantum mechanics reason scientists sense signal smart sorites paradox space space-time statement subsethood synapses talk tall temperature things true truth turn uncertainty principle universe vague whole world view Yamakawa Zadeh thibking.

It addresses the marginal concepts of problems and perspectives. Invented in America, gart logic has broad implications for the way we think. In their place come shades of gray, more or less, maybe so, maybe not.