The Minds Ibook

The Mind's I ISBN 0553345842 This book is actually a compilation; it consists of 27 essays from different authors on various though-provoking issues including consciousness, artificial intelligence, evolution, philosophy, reductionism vs. holism. At the end of each essay Hofstadter and Dennett present their comments. The actual authors are:

Just as a neat thing, Ant Fugue has been changed from GEB. When the Tortoise questions how one could possibly map Achilles' brain on to an ants, he now specifically refers to him as a Myrmidon. A cool and singularly appropriate allusion if ever there was one. :)

Am I the only one who came to this page wondering what was "The Mind's iBook"?

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