Posts Tagged ‘ Theory of Computation ’

Algorithmic Reducibility

January 13, 2011

…the chameleonic nature of numbers [is] so rich and complex that numerical patterns have the flexibility to mirror any other kind of pattern. (Douglas Hoftsadter in I am a Strange Loop, p. 159) In my last post, I discussed the point of view known as ‘reductionism’ and the problems with that point of view. In […]

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