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Review: How Nature Works: The Science of Self-Organized Criticality

User Review  - Roozbeh Daneshvar - Goodreads

A major question on "why self-organized criticality?" was unanswered in this book (or maybe it was mentioned and I missed it). For me, this book was not a fun and yet informative book; I found it very ... Read full review

Review: How Nature Works: The Science of Self-Organized Criticality

User Review  - Marc - Goodreads

An amazing work which shows the fractal nature of a VERY wide array of natural phenomena. Read full review

Review: How Nature Works: The Science of Self-organized Criticality

User Review  - Eun-kyeong - Goodreads

The author used excellent analogies, which enables readers to understand several concepts related to self-organized criticality (SOC). SOC impressed me in that this simple concept can be applied to a ... Read full review

Review: How Nature Works: The Science of Self-organized Criticality

User Review  - Tom - Goodreads

A lot of great ideas and very well-written. Read full review

Review: How Nature Works: The Science of Self-Organized Criticality

User Review  - Nick - Goodreads

"top notch, one of the best on complexity and emergent phenoms." Read full review

Review: How Nature Works: The Science of Self-Organized Criticality

User Review  - Nick Gogerty - Goodreads

"top notch, one of the best on complexity and emergent phenoms." Read full review

Review: How Nature Works: The Science of Self-Organized Criticality

User Review  - Jared - Goodreads

The concept of self-organized criticality is very interesting, but ultimately this was a book about sand piles. Sand piles get boring after awhile. Read full review

Review: How Nature Works: The Science of Self-Organized Criticality

User Review  - John - Goodreads

Even though the author reveals much more of his personality, warts and all (beginning with that humble title), than you find in most science books, I found this book pretty boring. Even though the ... Read full review

Review: How Nature Works: The Science of Self-Organized Criticality

User Review  - Marty - Goodreads

Explores the area between chaos and equilibrium-- the domain of living things. Proposes "Self organized criticallity" as the process that results in a signature type of statistics, the power laws ... Read full review

Review: How Nature Works: The Science of Self-Organized Criticality

User Review  - DJ - Goodreads

recommended by Murray Gel-Man Read full review


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