TY - GEN ID - cogprints420 UR - http://cogprints.org/420/ A1 - McCarthy, John TI - Artificial Intelligence and Philosophy Y1 - 1995/// N2 - AI needs many ideas that have hitherto been studied only by philosophers. This is because a robot, if it is to have human level intelligence and ability to learn from its experience, needs a general world view in which to organize facts. It turns out that many philosophical problems take new forms when thought about in terms of how to design a robot. Some approaches to philosophy are helpful and others are not. AV - public ER -