Metamagical Themas: Questing for the Essence of Mind and Pattern

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Metamagical Themas: Questing for the Essence of Mind and Pattern - Hofstadter, Douglas R, and Hofstadter

These essays (mostly from "Scientific American", but several previously unpublished) look at chaos and Chopin, grammar and genetics, racism and Rubik's cube, and countless other subjects. From all this, Hofstadter throws new light on his central theme: how people - and machines - think and feel. The author also wrote "Goedel, Escher, Bach", which ... Read More

Metamagical Themas: Questing for the Essence of Mind and Pattern 1996, Basic Books (AZ), New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780465045662

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Metamagical Themas: Questing for the Essence of Mind and Pattern 1993, Penguin Books Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780140179965

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Metamagical Themas: Questing for the Essence of Mind and Pattern 1987, Penguin Books Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780140085341

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Metamagical Themas: Questing for the Essence of Mind and Pattern 1985, Basic Books (AZ), New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780465045402

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Metamagical Themas: Questing for the Essence of Mind and Pattern 1985, Viking, London

ISBN-13: 9780670806874

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