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The third culture

Author: John Brockman
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 1996, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st Touchstone edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Interviews
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Brockman
ISBN: 0684823446 9780684823447 0684803593 9780684803593
OCLC Number: 35515680
Description: 413 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: A package of information / George C. Williams --
The pattern of life's history / Stephen Jay Gould --
A survival machine / Richard Dawkins --
Biology is just a dance / Brian Goodwin --
Why is there so much genetic diversity? / Steve Jones --
A battle of words / Niles Eldredge --
Gaia is a tough bitch / Lynn Margulis --
Smart machines / Marvin Minsky --
Information is surprises / Roger Schank --
Intuition pumps / Daniel C. Dennett --
The thick moment / Nicholas Humphrey --
The emergent self / Francisco Varela --
Language is a human instinct / Steven Pinker --
Consciousness involves noncomputable ingredients / Roger Penrose --
An ensemble of universes / Martin Rees --
A universe in your backyard / Alan Guth --
A theory of the whole universe / Lee Smolin --
The synthetic path / Paul Davies --
Plectices / Murray Gell-Mann --
Order for free / Stuart Kauffman --
A dynamical pattern / Christopher G. Langton --
The second law of organization / J. Doyne Farmer --
Close to the singularity / W. Daniel Hillis.
Responsibility: by John Brockman.

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