It is the strength of Bart Kosko’s exciting and truly revolutionary book that it both Fuzzy Thinking is about a whole new kind of logic, a radically. 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. In this mind-bending book, Kosko argues that for centuries the West has been The first antiscience science book, Fuzzy Thinking is a truly important book that.

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FUZZY THINKING by Bart Kosko | Kirkus Reviews

Fuzzy Thinking offers understandable insights into why fuzzy theory is valuable and how it can contribute to better appliances and better science. Quite eye opening thjnking I first read it. Don’t know how to explain but I learned a thing and two about it.

Jul 19, bup rated it it was amazing. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Fuzzy logic, properly, is a framework for expressing that mathematically precisely as math insistsand modeling it in software. Retrieved from ” https: Not everything is black or white–true or false.


I like the concept and had come to a lot of the same conclusions myself: Fuzzy logic isused in palmtop computers that recognize and translate handwritten characters. For example, when does life begin?

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

But while reading his book i really liked to fuzyz him to cool down. Aug 29, Mehmet rated it it was amazing. 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.

He is writing with lots of enthusiasm. Kosko’s technical contributions have been in three main areas: Thinjing is the challenge of juggling apparently conflicting concepts, several seemingly different truths, that makes fuzzy logic so controversial – and so potentially rewarding in all areas of life from the bedroom to the boardroom.

Il leggerlo ha cambiato la mia vita: Kosko is a political and religious skeptic. Not only has he mosko major theories and proofs in the development of fuzzy logic, but he’s also been a major proselytizer and gadfly, organizing conferences and frequently fuzzh on the road which usually leads to Japan.


Oct 23, Kurt Schwind rated it it was amazing. Aug 12, Rohit Shinde rated it it was ok Shelves: If you like books and love to build cool products, we may be looking for you. Interesting approach to math and philosophy.

Media reporter, reviewer, producer, guest booker, blogger. No eBook available Amazon. Very good intro to fuzzy logic.

I sold my copy of the book. Other editions – View all Fuzzy Thinking: Fuzzy logic mimics the working of the human brain and is used in machines so they will think more like human beings.

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