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2015-09-29 Thread mjs@aiu
Dear Howard: I am afraid one of your examples is not really accurate historically: "the most amazing metaphor of relationality available to us is not math, it's not mechanism, and it's not reduction to "elements," it's language. by using the metaphor of a form of language called "code,"

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2015-09-29 Thread Francesco Rizzo
Cari Tutti, condivido al 100% quel che afferma Marcin che si ritrova scritto in circa 20 miei libri. Quando parlo di significazione, informazione e comunicazione mi riferisco all'intera esistenza e a tutta la conoscenza in-centrate su quattro (ma potrebbero essere 44) tipi di informazione:

Re: [Fis] [Fwd: Re: Information is a linguistic description of structures]--T...

2015-09-29 Thread Robert E. Ulanowicz
Howard: I applaud your critique of our legacy attempts to render life meaningful in terms of what you call "necrophilia" and Hans Jonas has called an "ontology of death". In my last book, "A Third Window", I attempted to develop the metaphysics of a process ecology of relationships as an

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2015-09-29 Thread HowlBloom
bob, thanks for an extraordinary answer. riddled with extraordinary knowledge. I've just bought your book from Amazon and it should be in my kindle momentarily. if you'd like a copy of mine--The God Problem: How a Godless Cosmos Creates--i can email it to you. and to anyone else on