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Holographic thinking
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Paper Abstract

Holographic thinking is everywhere although we do not realize it. Turn on your TV and you will see many representations of holographic images. It is in many science fiction movies, as well as in books and the news. Now, start your computer and search the Web. What do you see, a screen with plenty of little boxes or frames, each one containing information. You can choose to go deeper by clicking here and there, but ultimately all the little boxes are related to each other. What do you have? A holographic principle where each point stands by itself, containing the whole entity while composing part of it at the same time. The following paragraphs, discussing and evaluating the characteristics of holographic thinking can be read in any order you wish. Each paragraph contributes an understanding of just one aspect of all the ideas which cannot be limited to this paper alone.

Paper Details

Date Published: 3 October 2000
PDF: 8 pages
Proc. SPIE 4149, Holography 2000, (3 October 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.402484
Show Author Affiliations
Odile Meulien-Ohlmann, Sociologist and Culture Analyst (Germany)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 4149:
Holography 2000
Tung H. Jeong; Werner K. Sobotka, Editor(s)

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