The Self-Organizing Universe has 46 ratings and 5 reviews. Scott said: I’ve Erich Jantsch Be the first to ask a question about The Self-Organizing Universe . Erich Jantsch: () Austrian astrophysicist whose lectures in System Science at the University of California in Berkeley became the basis for his. The self-organizing universe: scientific and human implications of the emerging paradigm of evolution. Front Cover. Erich Jantsch. Pergamon Press,
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Jantsch is inspired by and draws on the work of Ilya Prigogine concerning dissipative structures and nonequilibrium states. Juan Carlos rated it it was amazing May 12, It’s a sweeping scientific view of evolution chalk full of fascinating insights based on an application of non-equilibrium thermodynamic research in the dynamic self-organization of physical, chemical, biological, and frich systems.
Inna Semetsky – – Zygon 44 2: Jantsch is inspired by and draws on the work of Ilya Prigogine concerning dissipative structures and nonequilibrium states. Views Read Edit View history. Muhammad Banna rated it it was amazing Dec 28, Technological Forecasting and Social Change, 19 1 Want to Read Currently Reading Read.
I guess people couldn’t understand Jantsch. From Wikipedia, sef free encyclopedia. Each involves feedback between the macro and micro scales and vice-versa, so for example photosynthesis and respiration by prokaryotes erihc the atmospheric and chemical conditions of the Earth which in turn maintain optimal homeostasis for life Gaia hypothesis.
The Self-Organizing Universe: Scientific and Human Implications by Erich Jantsch
Want to Read saving…. At this new macro-level, humans are linked first of all to families the last link of the previous diagramthen to societies, larger cultures, and finally planetary consciousness.
Photographed for NW Mag in May Other editions – View all The self-organizing universe: The book deals with self-organization as a unifying evolutionary paradigm that incorporates cosmologybiologysociologypsychologyand consciousness.
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Cosmic Evolution: The Self-Organizing Universe
Diederick Janse rated it it was amazing Feb 06, Retrieved from ” https: Born in Vienna inJantsch studied physics at the University of Vienna, where he obtained his doctorate in astrophysics in Murphy – – Bioethics 26 4: This now long out of print work deals with self-organization as a unifying evolutionary paradigm that incorporates cosmology, biology, sociology, psychology, and consciousness. Jantsch died on December 12, in Berkeley, California “after a short but painful illness.
He made a living and supported his mother “by giving lectures ail over the world, through writing, and by relying on a few friends”. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Open Preview See a Problem?
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Jantsch succumbed at the age of 51 to the material and physical hardships that worsened progressively during the last decade of his prolific and still young life. In the mids Jantsch’s increasing iniverse regarding the future led him to study forecasting techniques.
The Self-Organizing Universe: Scientific and Human Implications
No eBook available Amazon. No trivia or quizzes yet. The contours of this paradigm emerge from the synthesis of a number of orvanizing, recently developed concepts, and provide a scientific foundation to a new world-view which emphasizes process over structure, noneq The evolution of the universe – ranging from cosmic and biological to sociocultural evolution – is viewed in terms of the unifying paradigm of self-organization.
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Evolution now takes the form of the culture, human society, and the transmission of knowledge from one generation to the next equivalent to Dawkin’s memes. Solutions for a Post-technological Society,p. Erich Jantsch – – G. Books by Erich Jantsch.
Let us face squarely the fact that Jantsch was given no erlch academic job during a decade of his residence in Berkeley—a town considered to be a foremost spawning ground of scientific and philosophical innovations.
This is no easy read but the view it presents is one that continues to unfold in the continuing research in complex systems theory, nonlinear dynamics, self-adaptive systems, and a host of janysch inquiries including the embodied systems approach in cognitive science.
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