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    Communication Without Sender or Receiver? On Virtualisation in the Information Process.Dirk Müller, Aaron Ruß & Wolfgang Hesse - 2008 - Poiesis and Praxis 5 (3-4):185-192.
    A communication process can be described in terms of a sender transmitting information to a receiver. What happens if one of the two subject roles in this process is virtualised, i.e. substituted by a machine? Is it still appropriate to refer to this as an information transfer even if its source or target is missing? Can information originate from an unknown sender or be transmitted to a (completely) unknown receiver? Before examining these questions and answering them, one has to clarify (...)
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  2. Information: das Soma des ausgehenden Jahrhunderts? Reflexionen über Information, Informationssysteme und Informationsgesellschaft.Wolfgang Hesse - 1998 - Ethik Und Sozialwissenschaften 9 (2):212-215.
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    Information, Information Systems, Information Society: Interpretations and Implications.Wolfgang Hesse, Dirk Müller & Aaron Ruß - 2008 - Poiesis and Praxis 5 (3-4):159-183.
    The term information has become a universal and omnipresent keyword in almost all areas of our modern world—be it in science or society in general. This is not only obvious from the naming of whole scientific branches like Information Theory, Information Science or Informatics but even more from common speaking—characterising our present time and society as information age viz. information society. However, what information might mean, is by no means clear and there is a wide range of interpretations covering, among (...)
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    Information: A Universal Metaphor in Natural and Cultural Sciences? [REVIEW]Michael Bölker, Mathias Gutmann & Wolfgang Hesse - 2008 - Poiesis and Praxis 5 (3-4):155-158.
    Information: a universal metaphor in natural and cultural sciences? Content Type Journal Article DOI 10.1007/s10202-008-0046-2 Authors Michael Bölker, Philipps-Universität Marburg Fachbereich 17: Biologie Karl-von-Frisch-Straße 8 35032 Marburg Germany Mathias Gutmann, Philipps-Universität Marburg Institut für Philosophie Wilhelm Röpke Str. 6B 35032 Marburg Germany Wolfgang Hesse, Philipps-Universität Marburg Fachbereich 12: Mathematik und Informatik Hans-Meerwein-Straße 35032 Marburg Germany Journal Poiesis & Praxis: International Journal of Technology Assessment and Ethics of Science Online ISSN 1615-6617 Print ISSN 1615-6609 Journal Volume Volume 5 Journal Issue Volume (...)
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