The Acceleration of Cultural Change: from Ancestors to Algorithms

  • 2h 20m
  • Michael J. O'Brien, R. Alexander Bentley
  • The MIT Press
  • 2017
Examining the broad and shallow model of cultural evolution, this book suggests that in the future, artificial intelligence could be put to work to solve the problem of information overload, learning to integrate concepts over the vast idea space of digitally stored information.