In this chapter, we examine three fairly recent accounts of computation with at least one common characteristic, namely, that they do not posit any extrinsic representational properties. These accounts imply that concrete digital computing systems can be individuated by either their causal properties or their functional/organisational properties.
|Title of host publication||Studies in Applied Philosophy, Epistemology and Rational Ethics|
|Publisher||Springer International Publishing|
|Number of pages||29|
|State||Published - 1 Jan 2014|
|Name||Studies in Applied Philosophy, Epistemology and Rational Ethics|