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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One I called The Evolutionary Idea and the other Every Schoolboy Knows* The
first was to be an attempt to reexamine the theories of biological evolution in the
light of cybernetics and information theory. But as I began to write that book, ...
elementary ideas could be entitled, with a little irony, "Every Schoolboy Knows."
But as I sat in Lindisfarne working on these two manuscripts, sometimes adding a
piece to one and sometimes a piece to the other, the two gradually came ...
But we shall see as every schoolboy ought to know that logic is precisely unable
to deal with recursive circuits without generating paradox and that quantities are
precisely not the stuff of complex communicating systems. In other words, logic ...
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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
Every Schoolboy Knows
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