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Review: Out of Control: The New Biology of Machines, Social Systems, and the Economic World

User Review  - Li Zhao - Goodreads

Finally finished the book. It was such an enjoyment and a thrill to read this book. Many of the ideas and concepts he brought up in his book back in 1994 were realized and set to running today. What ... Read full review

Review: Out of Control: The New Biology of Machines, Social Systems, and the Economic World

User Review  - Wil Michael - Goodreads

Out of Control is one of the most different and interesting books I have read to date. Kelly beautifully describes the complex and simple structures we find throughout the networks in life. He ... Read full review

Review: Out of Control: The New Biology of Machines, Social Systems, and the Economic World

User Review  - Dave Peticolas - Goodreads

This is an extended meditation on the idea that the worlds of biology and technology are converging, with consequences for both. Along the way we meet lots of interesting thinkers and doers and see ... Read full review

Review: Out of Control: The New Biology of Machines, Social Systems, and the Economic World

User Review  - Wei Luo - Goodreads

I just simply feel I am ignorant when I was reading this book. This book concludes with the nine laws of nature, society, and technology through reviewing biology, economics, sociology, management, business, human intelligence.... Read full review

Review: Out of Control: The New Biology of Machines, Social Systems, and the Economic World

User Review  - Lin - Goodreads

How do you know bees are idiots? Read full review

Review: Out of Control: The New Biology of Machines, Social Systems, and the Economic World

User Review  - Jose Espín - Goodreads

One of the first serious attempts to understand how evolving complexity is affecting out lives, my really first approach to chaos theory as a way to understand complex phenomena Read full review

Review: Out of Control: The New Biology of Machines, Social Systems, and the Economic World

User Review  - Angelo - Goodreads

As interesting as some parts of the book are, as tedious are others. I have skipped over a few chapters that were really hard to get through, but then again, the parts that are worth it, are _really_ worth it. In short, I feel dual towards this book. Read full review

Review: Out of Control: The New Biology of Machines, Social Systems, and the Economic World

User Review  - More tea - Goodreads

Mind blowing extraterrestrial angles. I'm inlove... Read full review

Review: Out of Control: The New Biology of Machines, Social Systems, and the Economic World

User Review  - Jennifer - Goodreads

I didn't read the whole thing, but just the first few chapters. I think it was sufficient for my purposes, but also very relevant. I love it when descriptions of natural systems match what you note ... Read full review

Review: Out of Control: The New Biology of Machines, Social Systems, and the Economic World

User Review  - Bowei Zhang - Goodreads

It is really unbelievable that this book was written back in 90s. I would say it mentioned so many 'crazy' ideas (Gaia hypothesis, collective unconsciousness etc.) and really changed me. Moreover, I ... Read full review


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