Philosophy in the Age of Information: A Symposium on Luciano Floridi’s The Philosophy of Information

@article{Beavers2013PhilosophyIT,
  title={Philosophy in the Age of Information: A Symposium on Luciano Floridi’s The Philosophy of Information},
  author={Anthony F. Beavers and Derek Jones},
  journal={Minds and Machines},
  year={2013},
  volume={24},
  pages={1-3}
}
This special issue of Minds and Machines contains a number of responses to Luciano Floridi’s groundbreaking Philosophy of Information (Oxford 2011). The essays contained here have been grouped by topic; essays 1–5 concern epistemological features of Floridi’s approach, and essays 6–8 address his metaphysics. In ‘‘On Floridi’s Method of Levels of Abstraction’’, Jan van Leeuwen addresses Floridi’s operational definition of a level of abstraction. Emphasizing the link between Floridi’s notion of… Expand
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