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The Trade-Off between Explicitness and Generality

Originally posted on Creativistic Philosophy:
Human thinking and human culture seems to be infinitely complex. All attempts to create a unified and exact theory of human thinking and culture seem to have failed. In Ammon 1987, Kurt Ammon introduces a hypothesis about creative systems he calls the “indeterminacy principle”, a term inspired by the principle…