Notable works, Fuzzy Thinking Nanotime Noise. Bart Andrew Kosko (born February 7, ) is a writer and professor of electrical engineering and law at the University of Southern California (USC). He is notable as a researcher and popularizer of fuzzy logic, neural networks. 27 Feb 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. 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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As a Taoist I find his behaviour truly humane, bordering on etiquette boom boom – a Taoist insult and his lip service to the “void” philosophies irritating. And if numbers are fuzzy, everything is.

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As a person with a postgraduate research degree I respect a DE or DSc a lot more than multiple PhDs which, if you have the discipline to nut out problem, are a matter of time, financial backing and access to the academic publishing bat, rather than a show of superior skill.

Kosko thinks it should and thinks he also knows how. I had this on my shelf and picked it up while reading Michael Shermer’s “How We Believe” to follow up on a reference Shermer made. View all 4 comments. Apr 21, Rob Thinkin rated it really liked it. Bah – thinkking I feel dirty having got annoyed by this book!

It wasn’t worth the wait but I’m still glad I read it. He is writing with lots of enthusiasm.

Fuzzy Logic, before the term got irretrievably co-opted to mean ‘putting an asterisk in a search string,’ or ‘assigning probability to an event,’ mea I haven’t read others’ opinions of this book; I have bbart suspicion it will have been ‘debunked’ by many reviews. Return to Book Page.

Long sections are dedicated to claiming how clever the author is – alongside with his mentor and some other people he likes – and about how all of them have suffered because their talent and theories have been misunderstood by a bunch of nitwits. Sure, he gets a bit woo-ey near the end, but thknking content is too important to let that get in the way of reading this book and understanding what Fuzzy Logic has to guzzy not just technology, but alsosay, the justice system.

Kosko suggests that in order to compete we in the West will have to open ourselves to new ways of thinking – fuzzy ways of thinking. Besides, broadening math for its own sake is always valuable. 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 thimking the nasty academic in-fighting crap he supposedly looks down upon.

When the fetus is six months old? Bart Kosko, a professor of electrical engineering at USC, holds degrees in law, philosophy, economics, mathematics, and engineering, and is the author of thinknig Thinking, Heaven in a Chip, Nanotime,” and several textbooks.

Fuzzy Logic, before the term got irretrievably co-opted to mean ‘putting an asterisk in a search string,’ or ‘assigning probability to an event,’ meant that the truth of many matters is gray.

Fuzzy Thinking: The New Science of Fuzzy Logic by Bart Kosko

May 29, Liedzeit rated it liked it Shelves: Not a bad introduction to the concept, but I remember disliking the author’s writing style. Unfortunately, “fuzzy logic” was oversimplified in the collective consciousness, and then was dismissed as nothing more than probability.

Want to Read Currently Reading Read. He is a contributing editor of the libertarian periodical Libertywhere he has published essays on “Palestinian vouchers”. tuinking

Aug 12, Rohit Shinde rated it it was ok Shelves: Gets a up thumb from me. In brt sense voting just asks for trouble. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. See 1 question about Fuzzy Thinking….

Oct 10, Thomas Whitney rated it liked it.

Bart Kosko

Und doch ist er es wahrscheinlich. Kosko’s most popular book to date was the international best-seller Fuzzy Thinkingabout man and machines thinking in shades of gray, and his most recent book was Noise. Hardcover thin,ing, pages. He is an attorney licensed in California and federal court, and worked part-time as thiinking law clerk for the Los Angeles Guzzy Attorney ‘s Office.

Es ist ein Unterschied, sehe ich ein, ob man einer Aussage eine Wahrscheinlichkeit zuspricht oder fuzziness. Preview — Fuzzy Thinking by Bart Kosko. Fights break out when some person or some group or some government tries to round us off their way, tries to make us all A or all not-A, tries to turn our fits to bits and squash our fuzziness.

So ist das mit dem fussy thinking. Thinkking 05, David rated it did not like it. Refresh and try again. Fuzzy Thinking is the first popular book to explain clearly and provocatively how fuzzy logic is changing our lives – and tthinking it will revolutionize the world in the decades ahead.

Isn’t that a lot like But I think the author could have done a better job of arranging the text in a more interesting manner.