A branch of metaphysics or a particular theory concerned with the nature of being and relationships of things in existence.

Articles on KurzweilAI.net that refer to Ontology

Consciousness By John Searle
What Is Artificial Intelligence? By John McCarthy
Facing Up to the Problem of Consciousness By David Chalmers
Chapter 8: Dembskiís Outdated Understanding By Ray Kurzweil
Chapter 4: Kurzweilís Impoverished Spirituality By William A. Dembski
The End Of Time: A Talk With Julian Barbour By Julian Barbour
Reflections on Stephen Wolfram's 'A New Kind of Science' By Ray Kurzweil
Live Moderated Chat: Are We Spiritual Machines? By Ray Kurzweil, Jay W. Richards, and William A. Dembski

News Articles that refer to Ontology

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