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EMERGENCE: The Connected Lives of Ants, Brains, Cities, and Software

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

A lucid presentation of emergence theory—the way decentralized thinking allows for cannily effective self-organization—from Feed editor-in-chief Johnson (Interface Culture, not reviewed)."The movement from low-level rules to higher-level sophistication is what we call emergence," writes Johnson, explaining that local, parallel, cumulatively complex interactions result in some kind of discernable ... Read full review

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Review: Emergence: The Connected Lives of Ants, Brains, Cities, and Software

User Review  - Michael Spiegel - Goodreads

Some interesting ideas are covered in this book but the editor was simply asleep at the while. A new topic will be introduced on some page n, such as the media coverage of Bill Clinton's first ... Read full review

Review: Emergence: The Connected Lives of Ants, Brains, Cities, and Software

User Review  - Goodreads

Some interesting ideas are covered in this book but the editor was simply asleep at the while. A new topic will be introduced on some page n, such as the media coverage of Bill Clinton's first ... Read full review

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