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PROBLEMS IN THE PHILOSOPHY OF INFORMATION

@inproceedings{Floridi2004PROBLEMSIT,
  title={PROBLEMS IN THE PHILOSOPHY OF INFORMATION},
  author={L. Floridi},
  year={2004}
}
The philosophy of information (PI) is a new area of research with its own field of investigation and methodology. This article, based on the Herbert A. Simon Lecture of Computing and Philosophy I gave at Carnegie Mellon University in 2001, analyses the eighteen principal open problems in PI. Section 1 introduces the analysis by outlining Herbert Simon’s approach to PI. Section 2 discusses some methodological considerations about what counts as a good philosophical problem. The discussion… Expand

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