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Synthesizing such a general concept like "information" in a very short introduction is really a challenge, and a tricky one even for a brilliant mind like Floridi's. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Mario
Covers the topics that I was interested in reading about.
This book appears to be an original work by the author, although there may be
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A nice and entertaining account of information and communication, with their implications on science, society, biology, ethics, etc. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Manuel H Reyes Valdes
Not as detailed on "information theory" as I would have liked, but I do believe it has the best non-mathematical description of Shannon Entropy versus thermodynamic... Read morePublished 13 months ago by Jeffry Finer
This is an excellent introduction to the study of information in various facets that I would strongly recommend to anyone with an interest in the field. Read morePublished 14 months ago by Miguel Carvalhais
This is not so much an ‘Introduction’ (for the uninitiated) to the field of information theory, as a ‘Summary’ of it (for the initiated). Read morePublished 14 months ago by Peter Luykx
This great little book is a quickly readable survey of information science, with an emphasis on philosophy and ethics rather than problem solving or business. Read morePublished 15 months ago by Let's Compare Options Preptorial
This VSI on information offered plenty of ways to categorize various bits of information but offered few ways as to show how these categories provide value. Read morePublished 16 months ago by StarSearcher