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Review: Gödel, Escher, Bach: An Eternal Golden Braid

User Review  - Bolette Maqe - Goodreads

Hard to read, but very interesting details of how the brain in action can work Read full review

Review: Gödel, Escher, Bach: An Eternal Golden Braid

User Review  - Zaq - Goodreads

Teaches about self-reference in and emergence in a way that is self-referential and emergent. Brilliant. Must Read. Read full review

Review: Gödel, Escher, Bach: An Eternal Golden Braid

User Review  - Sebastian Claici - Goodreads

def hanoi(start, finish, aux, num): if num == 0: return hanoi(start, aux, finish, num - 1) print("Moved from {0} to {1}".format(start, finish)) hanoi(aux, finish, start, num - 1) Read full review

Review: Gödel, Escher, Bach: An Eternal Golden Braid

User Review  - David Robins - Goodreads

Strange loops and tangled hierarchies... fascinating book; a look at how will and intelligence arise; stepping outside the system from within it, via Goedel'ss incompleteness theorem, Escher's artwork ... Read full review

Review: Gödel, Escher, Bach: An Eternal Golden Braid

User Review  - Michael Pierce - Goodreads

one of my all time favorite books. It changed my way of seeing the world, with its description of a world where mat, art, music & science intersects. Read full review

Review: Gödel, Escher, Bach: An Eternal Golden Braid

User Review  - Vilhelm - Goodreads

"Do words and thoughts follow formal rules?" That is the central issue of the book. With a lot of tutoring concerning formal rules and logic to be able to engage the reader with difficult interesting ... Read full review

Review: Gödel, Escher, Bach: An Eternal Golden Braid

User Review  - Paco Rodriguez - Goodreads

This has become one of my favorite books of all time. Both the style and content preserve the themes explored. I surely will read it again , but next up is Metamagical Themas Read full review

Review: Gödel, Escher, Bach: An Eternal Golden Braid

User Review  - Eli Mostrales - Goodreads

You can read Hofstadter on many levels. One level is to read GEB as a nice introduction to Discrete Mathematics and Computation. Another level is to read it as a recursive equivalent in English of ... Read full review

Review: Gödel, Escher, Bach: An Eternal Golden Braid

User Review  - Alex - Goodreads

This is a wonderful book! Beautifully written. Read full review

Review: Gödel, Escher, Bach: An Eternal Golden Braid

User Review  - Marissa Wilk - Goodreads

This might be my favorite book of all time. It's full of information about various areas of math and science and philosophy, and it is chock full of delightful wordplay (one of my favorite things). I almost always catch something new every time I read it, and I've read it many, many times. Read full review


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