Overview

Chapter
Part of the The Frontiers Collection book series (FRONTCOLL)

Abstract

On the face of it, emergence is everywhere. At least, if by ‘emergence’ we mean the ubiquitous fact that most things possess properties which their constituents lack, then emergence is everywhere. The simplicity of this conception masks a great deal of complexity however.

Keywords

Cellular Automaton Radical Emergence Emergent Feature Modify Metaphysic Classical Dynamical System 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2012

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of Toronto ScarboroughScarboroughCanada

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