Jeffrey Fisher on Thu, 18 May 2000 12:49:48 +0200 (CEST)

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Re: <nettime> unbiased enyclopedia?

the encyclopedia was, of course, around before the enlightentment, but its
enlightenment form is the way we think of it, now.

the erring/rhizomatic/nomadic version might actually be able to draw on
ancient/medieval encyclopedic conceptions . . . interesting . . .

Peter Lunenfeld wrote:

> I should have made it clear that I was forwarding the information about the
> Nupedia project and have no  involvement with the projec at all. I am
> starting to track the movement of open source concepts into the humanities
> and this seemed an interesting model, though Andreas and Jose have already
> raised three major questions about it.
> Peter Lunenfeld
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