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Introducing chaos

Author: Ziauddin Sardar; Iwona Abrams
Publisher: Thriplow : Icon, 2008.
Series: Introducing (Thriplow, England)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English
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"Introducing Chaos" explains how chaos makes its presence felt in many varieties of event, from the fluctuation of animal populations to the ups and downs of the stock market. It also examines the roots of chaos in modern mathematics and physics, and explores the relationship between chaos and complexity, the new unifying theory which suggests that all complex systems evolve from a few simple rules. This is an  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Graphic novels
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Sardar, Ziauddin.
Introducing chaos.
Thriplow : Icon ; [United States] : Totem Books, 2008
(OCoLC)622844114
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ziauddin Sardar; Iwona Abrams
ISBN: 9781848310131 1848310137
OCLC Number: 458724934
Notes: Previous edition: published: as Chaos for beginners. 1998.
Description: 176 pages : illustrations ; 17 cm
Series Title: Introducing (Thriplow, England)
Other Titles: Chaos
Responsibility: Ziauddin Sardar, Iwona Abrams.

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Explains how chaos makes its presence felt in many varieties of event, from the fluctuation of animal populations to the ups and downs of the stock market. This book also examines the roots of chaos  Read more...

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