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The Resource Work meets life : exploring the integrative study of work in living systems, edited by Robert Levin [and others]

Work meets life : exploring the integrative study of work in living systems, edited by Robert Levin [and others]

Label
Work meets life : exploring the integrative study of work in living systems
Title
Work meets life
Title remainder
exploring the integrative study of work in living systems
Statement of responsibility
edited by Robert Levin [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The work performed by living systems ranges from photosynthesis to prodigious feats of computation and organization. This multidisciplinary volume explores the relationships between work and the study of work across many different levels of organization
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
571
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
QH313
LC item number
.W67 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Levin, Robert
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  • Biological systems
  • Work
  • Bioenergetics
  • SCIENCE
  • SCIENCE
  • Bioenergetics
  • Biological systems
  • Work
Label
Work meets life : exploring the integrative study of work in living systems, edited by Robert Levin [and others]
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
  • Niche construction and human behavioral ecology : tools for understanding work
  • Kevin Laland and Gillian Brown
  • The wok of designers : cultures of making and representation
  • Alan Blackwell
  • Working on the edge today : dissatisfaction, adaptation, and performance
  • Joseph Rosse and Stacy Saturay
  • Do energy allocations affect work performance? The working energy/take-home energy trade-off hypothesis
  • Robert Levin, Kevin Laland, and Stacy Saturay
  • Responding to the challenges of the environment : stressors, the brain, and work
  • Steven Maier and Robert Levin
  • The ancient patterns of work in living systems
  • Robert Levin
  • Energy, information, and the work of the brain
  • Simon B. Laughlin
  • Performance-yield trade-offs in work in manufactured and living systems : design centering looks at the world of work
  • Michael Lightner
  • The impact of photosynthetic work on earth, climate, and the biosphere
  • Christina De La Rocha
Control code
793206752
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 249 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786613594242
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
  • 22573/ctt5p991g
  • 7417
  • 9780262265843
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)793206752
Label
Work meets life : exploring the integrative study of work in living systems, edited by Robert Levin [and others]
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
  • Niche construction and human behavioral ecology : tools for understanding work
  • Kevin Laland and Gillian Brown
  • The wok of designers : cultures of making and representation
  • Alan Blackwell
  • Working on the edge today : dissatisfaction, adaptation, and performance
  • Joseph Rosse and Stacy Saturay
  • Do energy allocations affect work performance? The working energy/take-home energy trade-off hypothesis
  • Robert Levin, Kevin Laland, and Stacy Saturay
  • Responding to the challenges of the environment : stressors, the brain, and work
  • Steven Maier and Robert Levin
  • The ancient patterns of work in living systems
  • Robert Levin
  • Energy, information, and the work of the brain
  • Simon B. Laughlin
  • Performance-yield trade-offs in work in manufactured and living systems : design centering looks at the world of work
  • Michael Lightner
  • The impact of photosynthetic work on earth, climate, and the biosphere
  • Christina De La Rocha
Control code
793206752
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 249 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786613594242
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
  • 22573/ctt5p991g
  • 7417
  • 9780262265843
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)793206752

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