Mind and Nature: A Necessary Unity
Bantam Books, 1979 - 255 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 m
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Convergent Sequences Are Predictable This generality is the converse of the
generality examined in section 6, and the relation between the two depends on
the contrast between the concepts of divergence and convergence. This contrast
is a ...
The central mystery of evolution lies, of course, in the contrast between
statements of the second law of thermodynamics and the observation that the
new can only be plucked from the random. It was this contrast that Darwin partly
resolved by ...
The descriptive propositions that contribute shared pattern (i.e., homol- *Note that
at a deep epistemological level, the contrast between the digital and the analogic
is indeed a sharp contrast, such as occurs between components of digital ...
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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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