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Deep simplicity : bringing order to chaos and complexity

Author: John Gribbin
Publisher: New York : Random House, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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An astrophysicist presents an accessible explanation of the fundamental principles of chaos and complexity theory, incorporating the latest research with frequent analogies and examples to explore simple applications of the theory in everyday life.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John Gribbin
ISBN: 140006256X 9781400062560
OCLC Number: 56481792
Description: xxi, 275 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Order out of chaos --
The return of chaos --
Chaos out of order --
From chaos to complexity --
Earthquakes, extinctions, and emergence --
The facts of life --
Life beyond.
Responsibility: John Gribbin.
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An astrophysicist presents an accessible explanation of the fundamental principles of chaos and complexity theory, incorporating the latest research with frequent analogies and examples to explore simple applications of the theory in everyday life.

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