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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After all, you have been given three repetitions of the sequence from 2 to 27; and
if you are a good scientist, you will be influenced by the presupposition called
Occam's razor, or the rule of parsimony: that is, a preference for the simplest ...
They believed that the pattern generated at the end of a sequence of events
could be regarded as in some way causal of the pathway followed by that
sequence. This led to the whole of teleology, as it was called (telos meaning the
end or ...
The game and the creation of the game must be seen as a single phenomenon,
and indeed, it is subjectively plausible to say that the sequence is really playable
only so long as it retains some elements of the creative and unexpected.
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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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