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The Resource Holistic Darwinism : synergy, cybernetics, and the bioeconomics of evolution, Peter A. Corning

Holistic Darwinism : synergy, cybernetics, and the bioeconomics of evolution, Peter A. Corning

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Holistic Darwinism : synergy, cybernetics, and the bioeconomics of evolution
Title
Holistic Darwinism
Title remainder
synergy, cybernetics, and the bioeconomics of evolution
Statement of responsibility
Peter A. Corning
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In recent years, evolutionary theorists have come to recognize that the reductionist, individualist, gene-centered approach to evolution cannot sufficiently account for the emergence of complex biological systems over time. Peter A. Corning has been at the forefront of a new generation of complexity theorists who have been working to reshape the foundations of evolutionary theory. Well known for his Synergism Hypothesis--a theory of complexity in evolution that assigns a key causal role to various forms of functional synergy--Corning puts this theory into a much broader framework in Holistic Dar
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1935-
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Corning, Peter A.
Dewey number
303.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
JC336
LC item number
.C848 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Social evolution
  • Evolutionary economics
  • Sociobiology
  • Évolution sociale
  • Évolution économique, Théorie de l'
  • Sociobiologie
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Evolutionary economics
  • Social evolution
  • Sociobiology
  • Soziale Evolution
  • Soziobiologie
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Holistic Darwinism : synergy, cybernetics, and the bioeconomics of evolution, Peter A. Corning
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 473-528) and index
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The new evolutionary paradigm; Part I: Synergy and evolution: from the origins of life to global governance; 1. Synergy: another idea whose time has come; 2. Holistic Darwinism: synergistic selection and the evolutionary process; 3. The synergism hypothesis: on the concept of synergy and its role in the evolution of complex systems; 4. Synergy versus self-organization in the evolution of complex systems; 5. The re-emergence of emergence: a venerable concept in search of a theory; 6. Synergy, cybernetics, and the evolution of politics
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655829807
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 546 pages)
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unknown
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online
Isbn
9780226116136
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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illustrations
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85ae5a52-c7e3-426a-8d5d-f36a8ded890c
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remote
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(OCoLC)655829807
Label
Holistic Darwinism : synergy, cybernetics, and the bioeconomics of evolution, Peter A. Corning
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 473-528) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The new evolutionary paradigm; Part I: Synergy and evolution: from the origins of life to global governance; 1. Synergy: another idea whose time has come; 2. Holistic Darwinism: synergistic selection and the evolutionary process; 3. The synergism hypothesis: on the concept of synergy and its role in the evolution of complex systems; 4. Synergy versus self-organization in the evolution of complex systems; 5. The re-emergence of emergence: a venerable concept in search of a theory; 6. Synergy, cybernetics, and the evolution of politics
Control code
655829807
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 546 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226116136
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
85ae5a52-c7e3-426a-8d5d-f36a8ded890c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)655829807

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