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Oct. 2012 (vol. 45 no. 10)
pp. 128
Computer science seems to be moving rapidly into the social sciences, not to build machines that simulate our actions but to hold up a mirror to our lives. The Web extra at http://youtu.be/mz2UiSn-oZk is an audio podcast of authors David Alan Grier and Erin Dian Dumbacher, in which they discuss how computer science seems to be moving rapidly into the social sciences, not to build machines that simulate our actions but to hold up a mirror to our lives.
Index Terms:
computer science,computing and society,machine learning,social science
Citation:
David Alan Grier, Erin Dian Dumbacher, "The Computer in the Mirror," Computer, vol. 45, no. 10, pp. 128, Oct. 2012, doi:10.1109/MC.2012.356
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