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A new kind of science

Author: Stephen Wolfram
Publisher: Champaign, IL : Wolfram Media, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Wolfram
ISBN: 1579550088 9781579550080
OCLC Number: 928257793
Notes: MSC 68Q25, 90C60, 37B15, 68Q80.
Description: xiv, 1197 p., [64] p. : il., gráf. ; 25 cm
Contents: Machine generated contents note: Preface ix --
1 The Foundations for a New Kind of Science I --
2 The Crucial Experiment 23 --
3 The World of Simple Programs 51 --
4 Systems Based on Numbers 115 --
5 Two Dimensions and Beyond 169 --
6 Starting from Randomness 223 --
7 Mechanisms in Programs and Nature 297 --
8 Implications for Everyday Systems 363 --
9 Fundamental Physics 433 --
10 Processes of Perception and Analysis 547 --
11 The Notion of Computation 637 --
12 The Principle of Computational Equivalence 715 --
Notes 849 --
Index 1201.
Responsibility: Stephen Wolfram.

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