Scientific and Philosophical Aspects of Information and the Relationships among Data, Information, and Knowledge

Christian Bach, Salvatore Belardo
2003 Americas Conference on Information Systems  
In this paper we propose ways to better understand the term information and its relationship to data and knowledge not by looking at the problem from an information science perspective but from what might be described as a modern science one. We will look at experiments such as the double slit experiment (DSE), the Einstein-Podolsky-Rosen (EPR) experiment and important ideas derived from special relativity theory that we believe shed new light on the notion of information. Together these ideas
more » ... an help us better understand the terms data, information, and knowledge and the relationships among them.
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