Godel, Escher, Bach

Table of Contents

Part 1: GEB
    Introduction: A Musico-Logical Offering
        Three-Part Invention
    Chapter 1: The MU-puzzle
        Two-part Invention
    Chapter 2: Meaning and Form in Mathematics
        Sonata for Unaccompanied Achilles
    Chapter 3: Figure and Ground
        Contracrostipunctus
    Chapter 4: Consistency, Completeness, and Geometry
        Little Harmonic Labyrinth
    Chapter 5: Recursive Structures and Processes
        Canon by Intervallic Augmentation
    Chapter 6: The Location of Meaning
        Chromatic Fantasy, and Fued
    Chapter 7: The Propositional Calculus
        Crab Canon
    Chapter 8: Typographical Number Theory
        A Mu Offering
    Chapter 9: Mumon and Godel
        Prelude ...
Part 2: EGB
    Chapter 10: Levels of Description, and Computer Systems
        ... Ant Fugue
    Chapter 11: Brains and Thoughts
        English French German Suite
    Chapter 12: Minds and Thoughts
        Aria with Diverse Variations
    Chapter 13: BlooP and FlooP and GlooP
        Air on G's String
    Chapter 14: On Formally Undecidable Propositions of TNT and Related Systems
        Birthday Cantatatata ...
    Chapter 15: Jumping out of the System
        Edifying Thoughts of a Tobacco Smoker
    Chapter 16: Self-Ref and Self-Rep
        The Magnificrab, Indeed
    Chapter 17: Church, Turing, Tarski, and Others
        SHRDLU, Toy of Man's Designing
    Chapter 18: Artificial Intelligence: Retrospects
        Contrafactus
    Chapter 19: Artificial Intelligence: Prospects
        Sloth Canon
    Chapter 20: Strange Loops, or Tangled Hierarchies
        Six-Part Ricercar