• Mikhail V. Volkenstein
Part of the Progress in Mathematical Physics book series (PMP, volume 57)


What is information? The everyday meaning of the word is clear: It is what is communicated. We obtain it using every sense organ. We transmit it to others. Our personal life and the functioning of society are based on communication, on the receipt and transmission of information—and this applies not only to human beings, but to all denizens of the biosphere.


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