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Prolegomena to Information Taxonomy


Mark Burgin , Gordana Dodig-Crnkovic

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Proceedings, Volume 1, Issue 3 (August 2017)






There is a diversity of different types and kinds of information. To organize this huge collection into a system, it is necessary to classify information with respect to various criteria developing a multiscale (multiaspect) information taxonomy, in which each dimension is an aspect information taxonomy. We construct such a multiscale (multiaspect) information taxonomy based on the general theory of information [1–3] and making use of its principles and technical tools.


author = {Mark Burgin and Gordana Dodig-Crnkovic},
title = {Prolegomena to Information Taxonomy},
volume = {1},
number = {3},
pages = {210--213},
month = {June},
year = {2017},
journal = {Proceedings, Volume 1, Issue 3 (August 2017) },
publisher = {MDPI},
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