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nsrivast · 2015-07-02 · Original thread
I think you might enjoy the book Fluid Concepts and Creative Analogies, by Douglas Hofstadter [1]. The first chapter is on (what Hofstadter argues is) the fundamental nature of recognizing patterns in number sequences.

[1] http://www.amazon.com/Fluid-Concepts-And-Creative-Analogies/...

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