Re: [Fis] What is information? and What is life?

2016-12-29 Thread Francesco Rizzo
Cari Terry, Joseph e Tutti, anche se è più difficile da perseguire e realizzare l'armonia del dis-accordo o la logica concreta o la filosofia pratica può essere "bella", "buona", "giusta" e "vera", per comprendere la prassi dell'esistenza e il dominio della conoscenza, nonché per svolgere la

Re: [Fis] What is information? and What is life?

2016-12-29 Thread Terrence W. DEACON
Dear Loet and others, I feel as though we are in search of a common general theory, but from divergent perspectives and expectations. Of course we should not merely assume a common general theopry of information if one doesn't yet exist. We agree that such a theory is a ways off, though you some

Re: [Fis] What is information? and What is life?

2016-12-29 Thread Dai Griffiths
Thanks Stan, Yes, it's a powerful and useful process. My problem is that in this list, and in other places were such matters are discussed, we don't seem to be able to agree on the big picture, and the higher up the generalisations we go, the less we agree. I'd like to keep open the