Order Out of Chaos: Man's New Dialogue with Nature

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Bantam Books, 1984 - Philosophy - 349 pages
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This fascinating book covers the rise of understanding of our world from the protoscience of the ancient Greeks to the mid to late twentieth century. For a popular account, there is a surprising ... Read full review

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A thorough, but sometimes dense introduction to non-equilibrium thermodynamics. The author raises some interesting issues, especially with respect to the concept of time. The main problems with the ... Read full review

Contents

The Challenge to Science
1
The Delusion of the Universal
25
The Triumph of Reason
27
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