This book reviews the current status of information science and explores possibilities for breakthroughs. It will be of interest to basic and applied researchers in the fields of information and computer science, to system developers and operators, and to educators and students.
Introduction 1. On the Dynamics of Communication 2. Development of a Theory of Information Flow and Analysis 3. Information Structures in the Language of Science 4. Knowledge Transfer Systems 5. The Portent of Signs and Symbols