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How Nature Works : The Science of Self-Organized Criticality
by Per Bak


Overview - A professor of physics offers a stunning new theory of complex systems, from earthquakes to stock markets. This book, written by the discoverer of self-organized criticality, describes for general readers a concept that has become increasingly important in science.  Read more...

 
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Overview
A professor of physics offers a stunning new theory of complex systems, from earthquakes to stock markets. This book, written by the discoverer of self-organized criticality, describes for general readers a concept that has become increasingly important in science. Many seemingly disparate aspects of the world, from the formation of the landscape to the process of evolution, all share a set of simple, easily described properties--which may be explained as manifestations of a single principle.


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  • ISBN-13: 9780387947914
  • ISBN-10: 0387947914
  • Publisher: Copernicus Books
  • Publish Date: August 1996
  • Page Count: 212
  • Dimensions: 9.46 x 6.42 x 0.95 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.18 pounds


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