Collective Beings

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ISBN: 978-0-387-35541-2 (Print) 978-0-387-35941-0 (Online)

Table of contents (9 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvi

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    Pages 1-46

    The Background to Systemics

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    Pages 47-88

    Generalizing Systemics and the Role of the Observer

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    Pages 89-143

    Emergence

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    Pages 145-194

    How to Model Emergence: Traditional Methods

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    Pages 195-290

    How to Model Emergence: Non-Traditional Methods

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    Chapter

    Pages 291-319

    The Role of Ergodicity

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    Chapter

    Pages 321-352

    Applications to Social Systems (1)

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    Chapter

    Pages 353-385

    Applications to Social Systems (2)

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    Chapter

    Pages 387-405

    Applications to Cognitive Systems: Beyond Computationalism

  11. Back Matter

    Pages 407-462