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Worldviews, Science And Us : Philosophy And Complexity.

Author: Carlos Gershenson; Diederik Aerts; Bruce Edmonds
Publisher: Singapore : World Scientific, 2007.
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Scientific, technological, and cultural changes have always had an impact upon philosophy. They can force a change in the way we perceive the world, reveal new kinds of phenomena to be understood, and provide new ways of understanding phenomena. Complexity science, immersed in a culture of information, is having a diverse but particularly significant impact upon philosophy. Previous ideas do not necessarily sit  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Carlos Gershenson; Diederik Aerts; Bruce Edmonds
ISBN: 9789812707420 9812707425 1281121495 9781281121493
OCLC Number: 476099416
Description: 1 online resource (359 pages)
Contents: Introduction Carlos Gershenson, Diederik Aerts and Bruce Edmonds; Restricted Complexity, General Complexity Edgar Morin; Complexity Science as an Aspect of the Complexity of Science Don C. Mikulecky; On the Importance of a Certain Slowness Paul Cilliers; Simplicity is Not Truth-Indicative Bruce Edmonds; Can the Whole be More than the Computation of the Parts? A Reflection on Emergence Camilo Olaya; Why Diachronically Emergent Properties Must Also Be Salient Cyrille Imbert.

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Scientific, technological, and cultural changes have always had an impact upon philosophy. They can force a change in the way we perceive the world, reveal new kinds of phenomena to be understood, and provide new ways of understanding phenomena. Complexity science, immersed in a culture of information, is having a diverse but particularly significant impact upon philosophy. Previous ideas do not necessarily sit comfortably with the new paradigm, resulting in new ideas or new interpretations of old ideas. In this unprecedented interdisciplinary volume, researchers from different backgrounds joi.

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