Metamagical Themas

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Metamagical Themas

Questing for the Essence of Mind and Pattern

By Douglas R. Hofstadter; Hofstadter

Basic Books (AZ), Paperback, 9780465045662, 880pp.

Publication Date: April 5, 1996

Description

<>Hofstadter’s collection of quirky essays is unified by its primary concern: to examine the way people perceive and think.<>



About the Author
Douglas R. Hofstadter directs the Center for Research on Concepts and Cognition at Indiana University, and is the College of Arts and Sciences professor of cognitive science and computer science. He is the author of several highly regarded books, including "Godel, Escher, Bach" and "Fluid Concepts and Creative Analogies."