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The ghost in the machine

Author: Arthur Koestler
Publisher: New York : Macmillan, [1968, ©1967]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [1st American ed.]View all editions and formats
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Koestler, Arthur, 1905-1983.
Ghost in the machine.
New York, Macmillan [1968, ©1967]
(OCoLC)571320267
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Arthur Koestler
OCLC Number: 188591
Description: xiv, 384 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: The poverty of psychology --
The chain of words and the tree of language --
The holon --
Individuals and dividuals --
Triggers and filters --
A memory for forgetting --
The helmsman --
Habit and improvisation --
The strategy of embryos --
Evolution: theme and variations --
Evoluation CTD: progress by initiative --
Evolution CTD: undoing and re-doing --
The glory of man --
The ghost in the machine --
The predicament of man --
The three brains --
A unique species --
The age of climax --
Appendix I: General properties of open hierarchical systems (O.H.S.) --
Appendix II: On not flogging dead horses.
Responsibility: by Arthur Koestler.

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