Artificial Intelligence Second Edition Author:Patrick Henry Winston An Extraordinary Book — The first edition of Patrick Henry Winston's Artificial Intelligence is a classic. Now Professor Winston has completely revised the first edition, producing this comprehensive new book in which old material has been purged and new material added to bring things up to date. All surviving material has been rewritten and rear... more »ranged to improve clarity and coherence.
The book explains the basic theoretical concepts of Artificial Intelligence in a style that is clear, concise, and easy to understand. In addition, it introduces readers to representative application-oriented ideas, conveying the excitement surrounding this stimulating and provocative field.
Special features of this second edition include: descriptions of how to do artificial-intelligence work and how to judge results; informally defined procedures that provide precision without presuming familiarity with a particular programming language; explanations of successful applications programs in commercial use; chapter on logic and learning; many new exercises.« less