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    Theory of Games as a Tool for the Moral Philosopher
    Cambridge University Press. 1955.
    It is a common complaint against moral philosophers that their abstract theorising bears little relation to the practical problems of everyday life. Professor Braithwaite believes that this criticism need not be inevitable. With the help of the Theory of Games he shows how arbitration is possible between two neighbours, a jazz trumpeter and a classical pianist, whose performances are a source of mutual discord. The solution of the problem in the lecture is geometrical, and is based on the formal…Read more
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    Can automatic calculating machines be said to think?
    with M. H. A. Newman, Alan M. Turing, Geoffrey Jefferson, and S. Shieber
    In Stuart M. Shieber (ed.), The Turing Test: Verbal Behavior as the Hallmark of Intelligence, Mit Press. 2004.