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Recommended Reading: AI pioneer Douglas Hofstadter profiled, the NSA files decoded and more - http://nicebookmark.net/news-feed/engadget/recommended-reading-ai-pioneer-douglas-hofstadter-profiled-the-nsa-files-decoded-and-more.htm

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10 Great Science Reads That You Can Take to the Beach - Surfaces and Essences (Basic Books), Douglas Hofstadter & Emmanuel Sander  Hofstadter and Sander illuminate the psycology and subtleties of language, "The authors write that 'each concept in our mind owes its existence to a long succession of analogies made unconsciously over many years, initially giving birth to the concept and continuing to enrich it over the course of our lifetime.'"

10 Great Science Reads That You Can Take to the Beach - Surfaces and Essences (Basic Books), Douglas Hofstadter & Emmanuel Sander Hofstadter and Sander illuminate the psycology and subtleties of language, "The authors write that 'each concept in our mind owes its existence to a long succession of analogies made unconsciously over many years, initially giving birth to the concept and continuing to enrich it over the course of our lifetime.'"

10 of the Most Multi-Talented People Of All Time  Douglas Hofstadter:  "It always takes longer than you expect, even when you take into account Hofstater's Law."

10 of the Most Multi-Talented People Of All Time Douglas Hofstadter: "It always takes longer than you expect, even when you take into account Hofstater's Law."

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Very interesting read, "The Man Who Would Teach Machines to Think", Douglas Hofstadter, thinks we've lost sight of AI http://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2013/11/the-man-who-would-teach-machines-to-think/309529

Very interesting read, "The Man Who Would Teach Machines to Think", Douglas Hofstadter, thinks we've lost sight of AI http://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2013/11/the-man-who-would-teach-machines-to-think/309529

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Douglas Hofstadter - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Douglas Hofstadter - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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Another incredibly complex dialogue from Douglas Hofstadter. This time structured around a musical device employed by Bach called a Crab Canon:  ….TTTTTTTTTCGAAAAAAAAA ….

Another incredibly complex dialogue from Douglas Hofstadter. This time structured around a musical device employed by Bach called a Crab Canon: ….TTTTTTTTTCGAAAAAAAAA ….

Surfaces and Essences: Analogy as the Fuel and Fire of Thinking: Douglas Hofstadter, Emmanuel Sander: 9780465018475: Amazon.com: Books

Surfaces and Essences: Analogy as the Fuel and Fire of Thinking: Douglas Hofstadter, Emmanuel Sander: 9780465018475: Amazon.com: Books

Douglas Hofstadter's "Godel, Escher, Bach: An Eternal Golden Braid" made my brain jump up and down with excitement 20 years ago, and I only understood about a third of it.

Douglas Hofstadter's "Godel, Escher, Bach: An Eternal Golden Braid" made my brain jump up and down with excitement 20 years ago, and I only understood about a third of it.

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