Jump Out of Information Mysticism Defined Nature of Information

Wen-kui WANG, Meng-meng GE, Yue WANG


There are lively controversy and differences on the definition of nature of information by general information theory, information philosophy, etc. Disputes and differences are rooted in the mystery of information or information mysticism. The reason for the mysticism of information is that philosophy has not accurately solved the philosophical significance of grasping the achievements of scientific and technological information theory. In fact, information is not something transported by carrier and walking in between information source and information sink, nor another mysterious thing different from their masters, information is definitive property of ubiquitous thing interact or retain (reflect) in other things (carrier), or prescriptiveness of something transformed into the form in which it exists.


Information, Information Philosophy, Information Mysticism.


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