Mind and Nature: A Necessary Unity
Dutton, 1979 - 238 pagina's
Renowned for his contributions to anthropology, biology, and the social sciences, Bateson asserts that man must think as Nature does to live in harmony on the earth and, citing examples from the natural world, he maintains that biological evolution is a mental process
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Ask your friends, "What is the sum of the first ten odd numbers?" The answers will
probably be statements of ignorance or attempts to add up the series: 1 + 3 + 5 +
7 + 9+11 + 13+15 + 17 + 19. Show them that: The sum of the first odd number is ...
The sum of the first three odd numbers is 9. That is, the sum is the square of the
ordinal name (and in this case, the ordinal name of 5 is "3") of the largest number
in the series to be summed. Or — if you like — it is the square of the number of ...
... experimental, 118-119 Newton, I., 217 Newtonian particle, 20 number, 49-52,
111 numbers, ordinal, 75-76 objectivity, 31 obsolescence, 2 17 Occam's razor, 28
Ockham, W. of, 86* odd numbers, 75 Omar Khayyam, 146 operant conditioning, ...
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LibraryThing ReviewGebruikersrecensie - elenchus - LibraryThing
In previous readings of Bateson, not only Mind and Nature, I was left with an impression similar to that from primers on non-Euclidean geometries: fabulist structures from simple premises, but despite ... Volledige review lezen
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Gregory Bateson is to be sipped, not devoured. The years to come will find his thoughts catalyzing the common human consciousness up over the precipice to its next plateau. Read Bateson for the meat ... Volledige review lezen
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