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Chaos: The Making of a New Science - James Gleick
Chaos: The Making of a New Science
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James Gleick explains the theories behind the fascinating new science called chaos. Alongside relativity and quantum mechanics, it is being hailed as the twentieth century's third revolution. 8 pages of photos.
James Gleick explains the theories behind the fascinating new science called chaos. Alongside relativity and quantum mechanics, it is being hailed as the twentieth century's third revolution. 8 pages of photos.
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780140092509 (0140092501)
Publisher: Penguin
Pages no: 368
Edition language: English
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هزاميري
هزاميري rated it
0.0 Chaos: The Making of a New Science
critical pointهذا الكتاب لم يزدني الا تساؤلات عن النقطة الحرجة التي بعدها ينقلب اي نظام لفوضى والتبؤء بها وبكيفية استحداثها او سحبها او عالاقل تقليل مدتهالكن لو عرف العالم شيئا كهذاهل من االممكن ان يقوم مجموعة اصوليين باستحضار فوضى عارمة املا في حياة جديدة ؟؟؟
Kaethe
Kaethe rated it
The kind of book that just blows your mind with how cool it all is, and why doesn't anyone teach science like THIS. Because of this book, and the many delights that have followed, I am a lover of popular science writing. And also, I've learned way more than I ever did in school.
TatianaBoshenka
TatianaBoshenka rated it
This was a great introduction to the subject. It turns out nonlinear systems are everywhere. Engineers have fooled ourselves by linearizing things for so long. We've basically pretended nonlinear responses are linear, so that we can deal with them. It turns out there is some extremely surprising ...
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