Origins of self-organization, emergence, and cause
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Published by ISCE Pub. in Goodyear, AZ .
Written in English


  • Emergence (Philosophy),
  • Self-organizing systems,
  • Complexity (Philosophy),
  • Science -- Philosophy

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 303).

Statementwritten by Vincent Vesterby.
SeriesExploring complexity -- v. 3
LC ClassificationsQ175.32.C44 V38 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 303 p. :
Number of Pages303
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23860736M
ISBN 100981703208
ISBN 109780981703206
LC Control Number2008926776

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