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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This contrast is a special case, although a very fundamental one, of the difference
between successive levels in a Russellian hierarchy, a matter to be discussed in
Chapter 4. For the moment, it should be noted that the components of a ...
But hierarchy could equally well have been demonstrated from criterion 4, which
deals with circular chains of determination. The relationship between the
characteristics of a component and the characteristics of the system as a whole
as it ...
Notice that within the system of police and law enforcement, and indeed in all
hierarchies, it is most undesirable to have direct contact between levels that are
nonconsecutive. It is not good for the total organization to have a pipeline of ...
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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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