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The Resource From complexity to life : on the emergence of life and meaning, edited by Niels Henrik Gregersen

From complexity to life : on the emergence of life and meaning, edited by Niels Henrik Gregersen

Label
From complexity to life : on the emergence of life and meaning
Title
From complexity to life
Title remainder
on the emergence of life and meaning
Statement of responsibility
edited by Niels Henrik Gregersen
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
501
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BL240.3
LC item number
.F76 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gregersen, Niels Henrik
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Religion and science
  • Complexity (Philosophy)
  • Religion et sciences
  • Complexité (Philosophie)
  • Complexity (Philosophy)
  • Religion and science
  • Complexiteit
  • Filosofische aspecten
  • Religion et sciences
  • Religion
  • Naturwissenschaften
  • Kongress
Label
From complexity to life : on the emergence of life and meaning, edited by Niels Henrik Gregersen
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 19
  • How to define complexity in physics, and why
  • Charles H. Bennett
  • 34
  • Part 2.
  • The concept of information in physics and biology
  • The emergence of autonomous agents
  • Stuart Kauffman
  • 47
  • Complexity and the arrow of time
  • Introduction :
  • Paul Davies
  • 72
  • Can evolutionary algorithms generate specified complexity?
  • William A. Dembski
  • 93
  • The second law of gravitics and the fourth law of thermodynamics
  • Ian Stewart
  • 114
  • Two arrows from a mighty bow
  • Werner R. Loewenstein
  • toward an emergentist worldview /
  • 151
  • Part 3.
  • Philosophical and religious perspectives
  • Emergence of transcendence
  • Harold J. Morowitz
  • 177
  • Complexity, emergence, and divine creativity
  • Arthur Peacocke
  • 187
  • From anthropic design to self-organized complexity
  • Paul Davies
  • Niels Henrik Gregersen
  • 206
  • 3
  • Part 1.
  • Defining complexity
  • Randomness and mathematical proof
  • Gregory J. Chaitin
Control code
ocm48100208
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xi, 243 pages
Isbn
9780195150704
Lccn
2001052389
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o48100208
  • (OCoLC)48100208
Label
From complexity to life : on the emergence of life and meaning, edited by Niels Henrik Gregersen
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 19
  • How to define complexity in physics, and why
  • Charles H. Bennett
  • 34
  • Part 2.
  • The concept of information in physics and biology
  • The emergence of autonomous agents
  • Stuart Kauffman
  • 47
  • Complexity and the arrow of time
  • Introduction :
  • Paul Davies
  • 72
  • Can evolutionary algorithms generate specified complexity?
  • William A. Dembski
  • 93
  • The second law of gravitics and the fourth law of thermodynamics
  • Ian Stewart
  • 114
  • Two arrows from a mighty bow
  • Werner R. Loewenstein
  • toward an emergentist worldview /
  • 151
  • Part 3.
  • Philosophical and religious perspectives
  • Emergence of transcendence
  • Harold J. Morowitz
  • 177
  • Complexity, emergence, and divine creativity
  • Arthur Peacocke
  • 187
  • From anthropic design to self-organized complexity
  • Paul Davies
  • Niels Henrik Gregersen
  • 206
  • 3
  • Part 1.
  • Defining complexity
  • Randomness and mathematical proof
  • Gregory J. Chaitin
Control code
ocm48100208
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xi, 243 pages
Isbn
9780195150704
Lccn
2001052389
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o48100208
  • (OCoLC)48100208

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