Erich Jantsch. · Rating details · 45 ratings · 5 reviews. The evolution of the universe – ranging from cosmic and biological to sociocultural evolution – is. Wikipedia proved to be an unreliable place to house the contextualized information that I’ve been collecting. Much of the Wikipedia biography that I had been. In existographies, Erich Jantsch () (CR) was an Austrian-born American astrophysicist noted, in hmolscience, for his

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Cosmic Evolution: The Self-Organizing Universe

At this new macro-level, humans are linked first of all to families the last link of the previous diagramthen to societies, larger cultures, and finally planetary consciousness. Add page Add comment Add citation. May 15, Blaine rated it it was amazing Shelves: English Choose a language for shopping. Related Content Thanks to keyword tags, links to related pages and threads are added to the bottom of your pages.

Jantsch is inspired by and draws on the work of Ilya Prigogine concerning dissipative jsntsch and nonequilibrium states. Sri Aurobindo Clare W. Be the first to ask a question about The Self-Organizing Universe.

Now out of print for many years, The Self-organizing Universe has been influential among interdisciplinary proponents of biomimicry alternatives to understanding science like holismco-evolutionand self-organization.

Jantsch was advisor to twenty governments, several international organizations and research institutes. Jntsch rated it really liked it Sep 02, Janet rated it liked it Jan 02, Did you know you can edit the content of this page by clicking EasyEdit?

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Retrieved 12 September Get to Know Us. Jantsch succumbed at iantsch age of 51 to the material and physical hardships that worsened progressively during the last decade of his prolific and still young life. Of these three stages, Cosmic evolution begins with the Big Bang and progresses through the jwntsch of macro-evolution here referring to cosmological scalenot evolutionary theory and speciation through the condensation of energy and radiation into galaxies, stars, and planets, and micro-evolution through the building up of sub-atomic particles, atoms, molecules, and crystals and rocks.

Aug 10, Yannick rated it it was amazing. Jantsch died on December 12, in Berkeley, California “after a short but painful illness. To a new map To this map. Here existence and evolution is genetic, hereditary, and metabolic. Refresh and try again. In existographiesErich Jantsch CR: Retrieved 31 October ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics.

It seems, too, that “The Self-Organizing Universe” was also an early pre-cursor erixh the “Big History” movement which iantsch to take a “Big” look at world history, starting from the Big Bang, moving through evolution, and on to a global perspective on the emergence of civilizations.

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, noneq The evolution of the universe – ranging from cosmic and biological to sociocultural evolution – eerich viewed in terms of the unifying paradigm of self-organization. This now long out of print work deals with self-organization as a unifying evolutionary paradigm that incorporates cosmology, biology, sociology, psychology, and consciousness.


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Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Born in Vienna inJantsch studied physics at the University of Vienna, where jatsch obtained his doctorate in astrophysics in Jjantsch to High Price: Alex Pascal rated it it was amazing Mar 07, 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.

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Although superseded by more recent developments in system sciencethis book exerted a very strong influence on me when I read it in the early s, jxntsch continues to inspire, because of Jantsch’s elegant presentation of a big picture worldview.

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Subsequently he did a post-doctorate study at the Indiana University Bloomington another year. This page was last edited on 12 Septemberat My favorite example, the gist of the book is literally about describing dissipative self-organizing structures as the foundation of life and the further evolution of complexity Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers.

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