Gödel, Escher, Bach: An Eternal Golden Braid

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Vintage Books, 1980 - Artificial intelligence - 777 pages
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"A metaphorical fugue on minds and machines in the manner of Lewis Carroll"--Cover subtitle.

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Great introduction to the recent edition. - Goodreads
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This became valuable to me primarily for the dizzying self-quizzing aspects of this work. A resourceful history of systematic principle. Brimming with idealism: masturbatory evidence of relationship ... Read full review

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way out of my comfort zone, but still gr8!!!!! Read full review

About the author (1980)

Douglas R. Hofstadter is College of Arts and Sciences Professor of computer science and cognitive science at Indiana University and author of the Pulitzer-prize winning "G?del, Escher, Bach: An Eternal Golden Braid".

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