[ExI] Wrestling with Embodiment

Stefano Vaj stefano.vaj at gmail.com
Sat Jan 28 17:34:56 UTC 2012

On 28 January 2012 15:10, Natasha Vita-More <natasha at natasha.cc> wrote:

> "Another issue is whether life (or, for that matter, everything) is
> computation.
> Marguis seemed to think it is, as did La Mettrie (1747), Fedorov
> (1828-1903), Finot (1856-1922).

Yes, this goes back after a fashion more than we usually think,

My most immediate references were in fact Wolfran and Seth Lloyd, but I
think that Turing himself philosophised on the subject, or did he?

Stefano Vaj
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