Information Definitions

Information any difference that makes a difference Gregory Bateson
Information the inverse of the probability of the signal Claude E. Shannon

Interactions between different logical levels
produce phenomena unseen at either level

Gregory Bateson
Macroinformation
Complex information emerging from frictions among categories
Macroinformation
Complex information
multi-complex, multi-dimensional

emergent from
logical frictions
among categories

The most important information is silent — and emerges from conflict.

Note: Information (=) the unpredictable difference
according to Shannon, Weiner, Bateson … pk

Mi.org version of 2004 03 13

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Seems to me that some modicum of honesty is requisite to intelligence. If we look in the mirror and see not kleptocrats but Christians, we’re still in the same old trouble.
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