Pamela McCorduck

Pamela McCorduck
Pamela McCorduck
Author, Machines Who Think, The Universal Machine, Bounded Rationality, This Could Be Important; Co-author (with Edward Feigenbaum), The Fifth Generation

PAMELA McCORDUCK is the author or co-author of several books, among them the classic Machines Who Think, which has been reissued in a 25th Anniversary edition.

McCorduck has consulted for a wide range of firms and other organizations in the high technology, financial, and transportation sectors. She served on a panel to advise the National Academy of Engineering, and has co-authored, with Nancy Ramsey, studies on women in information technology (for the National Sciences Foundation) and women in design (for a large international design firm). She has appeared on many television shows, including PBS's News Hour and the CBS Evening News. CNN based a two-part documentary on the book, The Futures of Women, which she and Ramsey co-authored.