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Title Mereon matrix : unity, perspective and paradox / edited by Lynnclaire Dennis, Jytte Brender McNair, Louis H. Kauffman
Imprint Amsterdam ; Boston : Elsevier, c2013
book jacket
 Mathematics Library  Q295 M47 2013    AVAILABLE    30340200529943
Descript 561 s
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Mereon is an approach to the unification of knowledge that relies on whole systems modelling. It is a scientific framework that charts the sequential, emergent growth process of systems. A dynamic structure, Mereon provides insight and a new approach to General Systems Theory and non-linear science. Mereon evolved through a new approach to polyhedral geometry and topology that is related to the dynamics of the polyhedra. It is related to a large number of systems, physical, mathematical, and philosophical. In linking these systems, Mereon provides access to new relationships among them and combines geometric and process thinking. This book provides the fundamentals of such connections for an ongoing search for order, directionality, and diversity that is found in this unity. It is written in clear language that manages to connect diverse disciplines and in doing so, makes a complex system easily accessible and understandable. It will be of interest to mathematicians, geneticists, and all those interested in researching unity in science and astrobiology. Elaborates on several important aspects of General Systems Theory including nonlinearity.Each chapter is self-contained and explained relative to Mereon, providing references to scientific findings that are congruent with or expanded by Mereon.Offers a new way of modelling that can be applied across the sciences
Includes bibliographical references
Subject System theory
Alt Author Dennis, Lynnclaire, 1951-
McNair, Jytte Brender
Kauffman, Louis H., 1945-
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