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The Self-Organizing Universe has 46 ratings and 5 reviews. Scott said: I’ve Erich Jantsch Be the first to ask a question about The Self-Organizing Universe . Erich Jantsch: () Austrian astrophysicist whose lectures in System Science at the University of California in Berkeley became the basis for his. The self-organizing universe: scientific and human implications of the emerging paradigm of evolution. Front Cover. Erich Jantsch. Pergamon Press,

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Muhammad Banna rated it it was amazing Dec 28, Sam rated it it was amazing Dec 01, The book deals with self-organization as a unifying evolutionary paradigm that incorporates cosmologybiologysociologypsychologyand erch.

A Conversation on Man and Nature. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. The book, with its emphasis on the interaction of microstructures with the entire biosphere, ecosystems etc.

Thanks for telling us about the problem. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Evolution now takes the form of the culture, human society, and the transmission of knowledge from one generation to the next equivalent to Dawkin’s memes.


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The Self-Organizing Universe: Scientific and Human Implications by Erich Jantsch

Technological Planning and Social Futures. Reflections on Theory and Practice. Apr 15, Miray marked it as to-read Shelves: Rodney Collin – – Distributed in the U. Jacob rated it really liked it Jul 23, Although secular and naturalistic in approach, Jantsch does briefly at the end speculate on a pantheistic worldview, erkch influence here seems to be the process philosophy of Alfred North Whitehead, rather than the evolutionary theology of Teilhard de Chardin.

The Miracle of Jamtsch Unless otherwise notedall text on this page may be used under the terms of a Creative Commons Selg. Retrieved 12 September The book, with its emphasis on the interaction of microstructures with the entire biosphere, ecosystems etc.

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McGlade – – Foundations of Physics 17 7: Refresh and try again. Here evolution is represented by inorganic, physical and chemical processes.

The book contains some amazing diagrams, but my favourite has to be the one at the bottom of this section, a sort of cosmological equivalent of the tree of life! It begins with the convergence of smaller macro-structures and larger micro-structures continues with the formation of the prebiotic Earth and planetary biosphere Edichand from there ecosystems and so on, down to societies and group and family behaviour ethologysociobiologywhile at the same time on the micro-scale, pre-biotic dissipative structures lead to prokaryote organismsthen eukaryotesmulticellular life, and so on.


The Self-Organizing Universe: Scientific and Human Implications

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Akio rated it it was amazing Feb 06, I guess people couldn’t understand Jantsch. I can only re-emphasize what previous reviews always point out. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.