The Self-Organizing Universe has 46 ratings and 5 reviews. Scott said: I’ve Erich Jantsch Be the first to ask a question about The Self-Organizing Universe . Erich Jantsch: () Austrian astrophysicist whose lectures in System Science at the University of California in Berkeley became the basis for his. The self-organizing universe: scientific and human implications of the emerging paradigm of evolution. Front Cover. Erich Jantsch. Pergamon Press,

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Apr 15, Miray marked it as to-read Shelves: Other editions – View all The self-organizing universe: Although secular and naturalistic in approach, Jantsch does briefly at the end speculate on a pantheistic worldview, his influence here seems to be the process philosophy of Alfred North Whitehead, rather than the evolutionary theology of Teilhard de Chardin.


Thanks for telling us about the problem. The contours of this paradigm emerge from the synthesis of a number of important, recently developed concepts, and provide a scientific foundation To ask other readers questions about The Self-Organizing Universeplease sign up. Evolutionary Biology in Philosophy of Biology categorize this paper. Jantsch was advisor to twenty governments, several international organizations and research institutes.

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Photographed for NW Mag in May Magoroh Maruyama wrote in a eulogy:. Open Preview See a Problem? Jantsch succumbed at the age of 51 to the material and physical hardships that worsened progressively during the last decade of his prolific and still young life.

Referencing Nobel Prize winning chemist Ilya Prigogine and his work in dissipative structures, order through fluctuation, and process structures, Jantsch walks through the evolution of evolution, the unfolding of the various stages of symmetry breaks in the evolution of complexity in the universe.

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Sam rated it it was amazing Dec 01, Here evolution is represented by inorganic, physical and chemical processes. From inside the book. Unless otherwise notedall text on this page may be zelf under the terms of a Creative Commons License.

The Self-Organizing Universe: Scientific and Human Implications

Jacob rated it really liked it Dec 02, The contours of this paradigm emerge from the synthesis of a number of important, recently developed concepts, and provide a scientific foundation to a new world-view which emphasizes process over structure, nonequilibrium over equilibrium, evolution over permanency, and individual creativity over ofganizing stabilization.

Can’t wait to keep plowing into this book. So it’s a dense book, certainly, but is quite breathtaking in its scope. Bela Banathy – – World Futures 23 1: Trivia About The Self-Organizi The Legend of Tharsis “Oricalco”. He made a living and supported his organizihg “by giving lectures ail over the world, through writing, and by relying on a few friends”.