A Thousand Brains: A New Theory of Intelligence - Jeff Hawkins 2021

A Thousand Brains: A New Theory of Intelligence - Jeff Hawkins 2021

Foreword by Richard Dawkins

Part 1 A New Understanding of the Brain

Chapter 1 Old Brain—New Brain

Chapter 2 Vernon Mountcastle’s Big Idea

Chapter 3 A Model of the World in Your Head

Chapter 4 The Brain Reveals Its Secrets

Chapter 5 Maps in the Brain

Chapter 6 Concepts, Language, and High-Level Thinking

Chapter 7 The Thousand Brains Theory of Intelligence

Part 2 Machine Intelligence

Chapter 8 Why There Is No “I” in AI

Chapter 9 When Machines Are Conscious

Chapter 10 The Future of Machine Intelligence

Chapter 11 The Existential Risks of Machine Intelligence

Part 3 Human Intelligence

Chapter 12 False Beliefs

Chapter 13 The Existential Risks of Human Intelligence

Chapter 14 Merging Brains and Machines

Chapter 15 Estate Planning for Humanity

Chapter 16 Genes Versus Knowledge

Final Thoughts

Suggested Readings

Acknowledgments