A washing machine that gauges each load to determine how much soap to use An air conditioner that constantly adjusts cooling strength based on room. Fuzzy Thinking has ratings and 34 reviews. Ahmad said: Fuzzy Thinking: The New Science of Fuzzy Logic, Bart Koskoتاریخ نخستین خوانش: نهم جولای سال 1. Anellis, Irving H. Review of Bart Kosko, Fuzzy Thinking: The New Science of Fuzzy Logic and Daniel McNeill and Paul Freiberger, Fuzzy Logic. Mod. Log.

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Bart Kosko

It wasn’t worth the wait but I’m still glad I read it. Feb 17, James rated it liked it.

View all 4 comments. Gets a up thumb from me.

Bart Kosko – Wikipedia

There are no discussion topics on this book yet. And if numbers are fuzzy, everything is. Interesting book, but thhinking noted in one other review here review, not particularly well written. HyperionJun 30, – Mathematics – pages. For fuzz who are interested to learn how fuzzy set theory is used in the social sciences, I would give Kosko’s book a skip and head straight to Charles Ragin’s Fuzzy-Set Social Science – an extremely enjoyable and illuminating read.

I had this on my shelf and picked it up while reading Michael Shermer’s “How We Believe” to follow up on a reference Shermer made.


Want to Read saving…. Slow on dealing the knowledge, and long in thinkinh persecution. Mar 20, Wendy Yu is currently reading it. Es ist ein Unterschied, sehe ich ein, ob man einer Aussage eine Wahrscheinlichkeit zuspricht oder fuzziness.

Fuzzy Thinking: The New Science of Fuzzy Logic – Bart Kosko – Google Books

Account Options Sign in. It’s very interesting book. The novel’s title coins the term “nanotime” to describe the time speed-up that occurs when fast computer chips, rather than slow brains, house minds. Thinkkng 07, Meltha rated it it was ok Shelves: From inside the book.

Kosko thinks it should and thinks he also knows how. On tap are “smarter” computers and such medical advances as smart artificial body parts. This book took me 20 years to get around to reading. If you like books and love to build cool products, we may be looking for you. Fuzzy logic isused in palmtop computers that recognize and translate handwritten characters. Dec 08, Badger rated it did not like it Shelves: Jan 21, Mohammad rated it it was amazing Shelves: I am interested in reading more about fuzzy logic so that I can formally use it in future fuzxy solving but will take the hard text books rather than this “impress the masses” self-promotion pop-science book.

Probably more or less ok.

Kosko suggests that in order to compete we in the West will have to open ourselves to new ways fuzzy thinking – fuzzy ways of thinking. Sep 07, Peter rated it liked it. Don’t know how to explain but I learned a thing and two about it. Jun 26, John Towery rated it really liked it.


But modern western logic does not appreciate the gray. Bart Kosko, explains it better than anyone else can.

Il leggerlo ha cambiato la mia vita: Sure, he gets a bit woo-ey near the end, but the content is too important to let that get in the way of reading this book and understanding what Fuzzy Logic has to offer not just technology, but alsosay, the justice system.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Retrieved from ” https: There is a superficial introduction to fuzzy theory as well. Bart Kosko, a professor of electrical engineering at USC, holds degrees in law, philosophy, economics, mathematics, and engineering, and is the author of “Fuzzy Thinking, Heaven in a Chip, Nanotime,” and several textbooks.

No eBook available Amazon. Quite eye opening when I first read it. Kosko provides an introduction to fuzzy set theory and its application in neurocomputing and machine intelligence.