Akrasia is the phenomenon of acting against one’s better judgment, or failing to do what one believes one ought to do. It is a topic that has been discussed by many philosophers, both ancient and modern, and has implications for ethics, psychology, and free will. Some of the most important analytic papers on akrasia are:… Continue reading What are the most important analytic papers on akrasia?
There are many movies that feature artificial intelligence in different ways, from friendly robots to menacing machines. Here are some of the best AI movies, ranked according to their popularity, critical acclaim, and influence on the genre.