Category:Douglas Hofstadter

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Deutsch: Douglas Richard Hofstadter (* 15. Februar 1945) ist Physiker, Informatiker und Kognitionswissenschaftler, wurde weithin bekannt durch sein Buch: „Gödel, Escher, Bach – ein Endloses Geflochtenes Band“ (ISBN 3-608-94338-2; Originaltitel: „Gödel, Escher, Bach: an Eternal Golden Braid“), für das er 1980 den Pulitzer-Preis sowie den American Book Award (Science Hardback category) erhielt.
English: Douglas Richard Hofstadter (born February 15, 1945 in New York, New York) is an American academic. He is best known for his book Gödel, Escher, Bach: an Eternal Golden Braid (abbreviated as GEB) which was published in 1979, and won the 1980 Pulitzer Prize for general non-fiction.

Douglas Hofstadter 
American professor of cognitive science
Date of birth 15 February 1945
New York City
Douglas Richard Hofstadter
Educated at
Doctoral advisor
  • Gregory Wannier
  • philosopher
  • writer
  • university teacher
  • computer scientist
Member of
  • American Academy of Arts and Sciences
Field of work
  • cognitive science
Notable work
  • Gödel, Escher, Bach
Award received
  • John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship
  • Pulitzer Prize for General Non-Fiction
  • National Book Award
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