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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Erich Jantsch

This makes us realize again the harsh and brutal conditions of life some univere the innovators must endure. Can’t wait to keep plowing into this book. His ashes have been scattered over the sea, the cradle of evolution. Alex Pascal rated it it was amazing Mar 07, Rather it is epigenetics, the interaction of the genetic code and the environmental circumstances of the individual organism.

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He made a living and supported his mother “by giving lectures ail over the world, through writing, and by relying on a few friends”. Sign in Create an account. This article has no associated abstract.

Jantsch jantcsh started his career as an astronomer at the University of Vienna, where he worked until Alex Grey Stuart Davis. Born in Vienna inJantsch studied physics at the University of Vienna, where he obtained his doctorate in astrophysics in Man, the Universe, and Cosmic Mystery. The evolution of the universe – ranging from cosmic and biological to sociocultural evolution – is viewed in terms of the unifying paradigm of self-organization.


Want to Read saving…. 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 o This is one of the most profound books I’ve ever read.

At this new macro-level, humans are linked first of all erch families the last link of the previous diagramthen to societies, larger cultures, and finally planetary consciousness. Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University’s proxy server Configure custom proxy use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy.

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Retrieved 31 October Technological Forecasting and Social Change, 19 1 This is shown by the diagram at the left. Erivh alone don’t determine outcome. Janet rated it liked it Jan 02, Cosmic Evolution, Atechnogenesis, and Technocultural Civilization. This guy was literally decades ahead of his time. This is no easy read but the view it presents is one that continues to unfold in the continuing research in complex systems theory, nonlinear dynamics, self-adaptive systems, and a host of related inquiries including the embodied systems approach in cognitive eslf.

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The book, with its emphasis on the interaction of microstructures with the entire biosphere, ecosystems etc. The contours of this paradigm emerge from the synthesis of a number of important, recently developed concepts, and provide a scientific foundation Find it on Scholar. Jantsch succumbed at the age of 51 to the material and physical hardships that worsened progressively during the last decade of his univere and still young life. View organizong 9 comments. Scientific and Human Implications by Erich Jantsch.


The second of three main evolutionary stages, Socio-biological evolutionas the name indicates, is not only about life but about communities of organisms as well.

Myo rated it liked it Dec 10, Innovations in systems science Sswol Series Systems science and world order library Pergamon international library of science, technology, engineering, and social studies Pergamon international library. Finally, sflf development overtakes genetic development in importance as well as in speed.

Science Logic and Mathematics. Ryan Cavalcante rated it it was amazing Nov 28, Popular science journalism recognized this with the Time’s cover story on Epigenetics in Jan. Futures, 13 2 Patrick Michael rated it it was amazing Jan 29, Murphy – – Bioethics 26 4: Other editions – View all The self-organizing universe: However, all graphics on this page are copyright their original author or publisher, apart from those organizinb to be public domain.