A focus on power, to the neglect of wisdom, is fine, as long as it is recognized that mechanical philosophy is incomplete.
The new Bradley Center for Natural & Artificial Intelligence is deeply informed by the work of William Dembski.
René Descartes conceived of living things as complex machines, a concept now known as the “machine metaphor.”
What is it that we are most sure of? It’s a fundamental question, the object of philosophical analysis for millennia.
Here’s a fair question: Why do I prattle on so much about scholastic philosophy? Of what genuine relevance is it to intelligent design?