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The Resource Order and disorder, David Z. Rich

Order and disorder, David Z. Rich

Label
Order and disorder
Title
Order and disorder
Statement of responsibility
David Z. Rich
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Showing the limitations of chaos, catastrophe and complexity theories, this study applies the crisis theory approach to biological and social evolution and to the problems of our era. It emphasizes the paradox of industrialization and its consequences for wealthy and poor nations alike
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
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Rich, David Z
Dewey number
003
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
B105.O7
LC item number
R47 2001eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Order (Philosophy)
  • Crises (Philosophy)
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Social evolution
  • SCIENCE
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • Crises (Philosophy)
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Order (Philosophy)
  • Social evolution
  • Ordnung
  • Evolution
  • Philosophie
  • Unordnung
  • Wissenschaftstheorie
  • Soziologische Theorie
Label
Order and disorder, David Z. Rich
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-248) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preliminaries; Contents; Acknowledgments; 1 The Illusion of a Paradox; 2 Complexity Theory Comments and Critique; 3 Chaos Theory Comments and Critique; 4 Rene Thom's Catastrophe Theory Comments and Critique; 5 Introduction to the Dynamics of Crisis Theory; 6 Comments on Game Theory; 7 Introduction to Crisis Theory; 8 Order and Disorder I Crisis Theory; 9 Order and Disorder II Dynamics and Discontinuity; 10 Acceptance and Rejection The Critical Test; 11 Introduction to Order and Disorder; 12 Crisis Theory and the Strategy of Evolution; 13 Order and Disorder in Our Contemporary Era
Control code
50321508
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 254 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780313000744
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)50321508
Label
Order and disorder, David Z. Rich
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-248) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preliminaries; Contents; Acknowledgments; 1 The Illusion of a Paradox; 2 Complexity Theory Comments and Critique; 3 Chaos Theory Comments and Critique; 4 Rene Thom's Catastrophe Theory Comments and Critique; 5 Introduction to the Dynamics of Crisis Theory; 6 Comments on Game Theory; 7 Introduction to Crisis Theory; 8 Order and Disorder I Crisis Theory; 9 Order and Disorder II Dynamics and Discontinuity; 10 Acceptance and Rejection The Critical Test; 11 Introduction to Order and Disorder; 12 Crisis Theory and the Strategy of Evolution; 13 Order and Disorder in Our Contemporary Era
Control code
50321508
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 254 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780313000744
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)50321508

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