Metamagical Themas: Questing for the Essence of Mind and Pattern (Paperback)

Questing for the Essence of Mind and Pattern

By Douglas Hofstadter

Basic Books, 9780465045662, 880pp.

Publication Date: April 5, 1996

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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.
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