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The Cognitive-Theoretic Model of the Universe: A New Kind of Reality Theory

@inproceedings{Langan2002TheCM,
  title={The Cognitive-Theoretic Model of the Universe: A New Kind of Reality Theory},
  author={Christopher Michael Langan},
  year={2002}
}
Inasmuch as science is observational or perceptual in nature, the goal of providing a scientific model and mechanism for the evolution of complex systems ultimately requires a supporting theory of reality of which perception itself is the model (or theory-to-universe mapping). Where information is the abstract currency of perception, such a theory must incorporate the theory of information while extending the information concept to incorporate reflexive self-processing in order to achieve an… Expand
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