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Searle, John R.
 
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Syntax I 233
A machine is defined by effects, it cannot be recreated from cheese. - Computer: is syntactically defined, can be recreated from anything. (cats, mice, cheese). - Syntax always observer-relative. Not intrinsical - but heart is an intrinsical pump - also water is describable as intelligent (lowest resistance).
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I 235
Chinese room: Semantics is not intrinsic to the syntax.
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I 235
Syntax of physics is not intrinsical - not the subject of a discovery. Characterizations come from outside - Isomorphic patterns can be found, but who says that they will work? - Physically, there is no separate program level.

S I
J. R. Searle
Die Wiederentdeckung des Geistes Frankfurt 1996

S II
J.R. Searle
Intentionalität Frankfurt 1991

S III
J. R. Searle
Die Konstruktion der gesellschaftlichen Wirklichkeit Hamburg 1997

S IV
J.R. Searle
Ausdruck und Bedeutung Frankfurt 1982

S V
J. R. Searle
Sprechakte Frankfurt 1983


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