Philosophy and Methodology of Information: The Study of Information in the Transdisciplinary Perspective
Edited book, 2019

The book gives up-to-date, multi-aspect exposition of the philosophy and methodology of information, and related areas within the nascent field of the study of information. It presents the most recent achievements, ideas and opinions of leading researchers in this domain, as well as from physicists, biologists and social scientists. Collaboration of researchers from different areas and fields opens new perspectives for the understanding of information essential in the innovative development of science, technology and society.

The book is meant for readers conducting research into any aspect of information, information society and information technology. The ideas presented give new insights for those who develop or implement scientific, technological or social applications. They are especially for those who are participating in setting the goals for science in general and sciences of information in particular.

Methodology of Information

Theory of Information

Philosophy of Information

The Study of Information

Transdisciplinary Methods


Gordana Dodig Crnkovic

Chalmers, Computer Science and Engineering (Chalmers), Interaction Design (Chalmers)

Mark Burgin

Morphological Computing in Cognitive Systems (MORCOM@COGS)

Swedish Research Council (VR), 2016-01-01 -- 2020-12-31.

Subject Categories

Other Computer and Information Science

Computer and Information Science

Information Studies

Human Aspects of ICT

Information Systemes, Social aspects

Areas of Advance

Information and Communication Technology

Driving Forces

Sustainable development


Basic sciences



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