Grammatical man: information, entropy, language, and life

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Simon and Schuster, 1982 - 319 pagina's
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Illustrates how the new science of information theory unifies a remarkable number of other sciences, arguing that even the most complex systems are based on a few basic rules

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Review: Grammatical Man: Information, Entropy, Language, and Life

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One of my favorite books, Campbell brings together communication on the technical level of sending and receiving messages to communication on the human level and draws parallels describing noise, coding, the difficulties on each step of the process. Volledige recensie lezen

Review: Grammatical Man: Information, Entropy, Language, and Life

Gebruikersrecensie  - Ben - Goodreads

This book introduced me to information theory, and changed the way I look at the world. Volledige recensie lezen

Inhoudsopgave

Foreword
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Part One Establishing the Theory of Information
13
The Second Law and the Yellow Peril
15
Copyright

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Over de auteur (1982)

Jeremy Campbell is the Washington correspondent for London's "Evening Standard" & is the author of "Grammatical Man". He lives in Washington, D.C.

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