Dance To The Tune Of Life

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ISBN: 1107176247
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This book formulates a relativistic theory of biology, challenging the common gene-centred view of organisms.

Dance To The Tune Of Life

Author: Denis Noble
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1316820157
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In this thought-provoking book, Denis Noble formulates the theory of biological relativity, emphasising that living organisms operate at multiple levels of complexity and must therefore be analysed from a multi-scale, relativistic ...

The Music Of Life

Author: Denis Noble
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 9780191578809
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Denis Noble is a world renowned physiologist, and sets out an alternative view to the question - one that becomes deeply significant in terms of the living, breathing organism. The genome is not life itself.

From Matter To Life

Author: Sara Imari Walker
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1108116507
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This book addresses the role of information in life, and how it can make a difference to what we know about the world.

Evolution

Author: James Alan Shapiro
Publisher: Pearson Education
ISBN: 0132780933
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"--Denis Noble, CBE FRS, Balliol College, Oxford; author of "The Music of Life" "This book highlights...dynamic systems biology and engineering between the evolving genome, cell, and environmental stresses...affecting the...read-write ...

Humanity In A Creative Universe

Author: Stuart A. Kauffman
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199390452
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In this book, Kauffman argues that the development of life on earth is not prestatable, because no theory could ever fully account for the limitless variability of evolution.

Karl Popper And The Two New Secrets Of Life

Author: Hans-Joachim Niemann
Publisher: Mohr Siebeck
ISBN: 9783161532078
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Thus, spiritual elements are back in the theory of evolution, and in Popper's view "the entire evolution is an adventure of the mind." In this book, Hans-Joachim Niemann establishes Karl Popper as an eminent philosopher of biology.

How Can Physics Underlie The Mind

Author: George Ellis
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 366249809X
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This book considers the interaction of physical and non-physical causation in complex systems such as living beings, and in particular in the human brain, relating this to the emergence of higher levels of complexity with real causal powers ...