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Science, Order and Creativity / Edition 2

Science, Order and Creativity / Edition 2

by David Bohm, F. David Peat


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Science, Order and Creativity / Edition 2

How can science, when it is based on a narrow perspective of life, ever understand the essence of natural problems since they occur in a much wider context? In Science, Order & Creativity, David Bohm and F. David Peat present a compelling argument that science, in

fact, cannot hope to provide answers when its approach is narrow and fragmented from other disciplines such as philosophy, art, and religion. A revolutionary approach to scientific inquiry, Science, Order & Creativity is an accessible entry into the extraordinary work of one of

the century's greatest thinkers, David Bohm.

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ISBN-13: 9780415171830
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 05/28/2000
Edition description: 2ND
Pages: 328
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

David Bohm (1917-1992) was Professor of Theoretical Physics at Birkbeck College, London, and one of the most original thinkers of the second half of the twentieth century.

F. David Peat (b. 1938) is a holistic physicist and author of several books on the subjects of science, art, philosophy, psychology and society.

Table of Contents

1Revolutions, Theories, and Creativity in Science15
2Science as Creative Perception-Communication63
3What Is Order?104
4The Generative Order and the Implicate Order151
5Generative Order in Science, Society, and Consciousness192
6Creativity in the Whole of Life229
7The Order Between and Beyond272

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