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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Under the gene bithorax, the wing rudiments in the third segment of the thorax
become almost perfect wings, resulting in a four- winged fly. This very profound
modification of the phenotype, waking up very ancient and now inhibited ...
The Genetic Control of Somatic Change Another aspect of the communication
between genes and the development of the phenotype is disclosed when we ask
about the genetic control of somatic change. There is, surely, always a genetic ...
Furthermore, from the consistency of distortion throughout the animal's body, it
would seem that the genes in question are pleiotropic (i.e., affect many, perhaps
all, parts of the phenotype) in ways that are, in this particular sense, harmonious ...
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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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