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The collapse of chaos : discovering simplicity in a complex world

Author: Jack S Cohen; Ian Stewart
Publisher: London : Penguin Books, 2000.
Series: Penguin science.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Do we live in a simple or a complex universe? This work explores the ability of complicated rules to generate simple behaviour in nature through 'the collapse of chaos.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jack S Cohen; Ian Stewart
ISBN: 0140291253 9780140291254
OCLC Number: 247326335
Notes: Originally published: London: Viking, 1994.
Description: 495 Seiten : Illustrationen ; 20 cm
Contents: Simplicity and complexity; the laws of nature; the organization of development; the possibilities of evolution; the origins of human understanding; systems of interactive behaviour; complexity and simplicity; the nature of laws; the development of organizations; the evolution of possibilities; the understanding of human origins; the behaviour of interactive systems; complicity and simplexity.
Series Title: Penguin science.
Responsibility: Jack Cohen & Ian Stewart.

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