Complexity and Evolution

Complexity and Evolution

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ISBN-13: 9780521117951
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 07/30/2009
Pages: 160
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword by Joseph Needham; Preface; Acknowledgements; 1. Natural and other hierarchies; 2. Major integrative levels; 3. Some logarithmic forms of display; 4. Physical range of integrated natural entities; 5. Biological range of integrated natural entities (part one); 6. Biological range of integrated natural entities (part two); 7. Social range of integrated natural entities; 8. Human societies (part one); 9. Human societies (part two); 10. Acceleration in evolution; 11. Further allied accelerations; 12. Aspects of number; 13. Aspects of man; 14. Positive skewness; 15. Quantitative conclusions; Bibliography; Index.

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