What is GEB about? Re: Book recommendation Re: [FoRK] Re: anybody remember...

Jeff Bone <jbone at place.org> on Mon Jul 9 17:36:45 PDT 2007

On Jul 9, 2007, at 5:49 PM, Lion Kimbro wrote:

> On 7/9/07, Jeff Bone <jbone at place.org> wrote:
>> The money shot:  "In a word, GEB is a very personal attempt to say
>> how it is that animate beings can come out of inanimate matter."
>
>  Wait, Jeff:
>
>  I have no difficulty understanding how animate beings
>  can come out of inanimate matter.

Argue with Hofstadter, not me.  I'm quoting Hofstadter on Hofstadter,  
about what his book is about.

jb



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