The dreams of reason: the computer and the rise of the sciences of complexity

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Simon and Schuster, 1988 - Social Science - 352 pages
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Describes the ability of computers to simulate complex systems, traces the rise of the science of complexity, and predicts the future influence of computers on business, science, telecommunications, and the military

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Contents

Preface
11
Big Sur and the Apples of Cezanne
19
A New Synthesis of Science
35
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