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.

Evolution

Author: James A. Shapiro
Publisher: Pearson Education
ISBN: 0132780992
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James A. Shapiro proposes an important new paradigm for understanding biological evolution, the core organizing principle of biology.

From Matter To Life

Author: Sara Imari Walker
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107150531
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This book tackles the most difficult and profound open questions about life and its origins from an information-based perspective.

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.

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 ...

Darwin And The Making Of Sexual Selection

Author: Evelleen Richards
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022643706X
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Only now, with Darwin and the Making of Sexual Selection, do we have a comprehensive and meticulously researched account of Darwin’s path to its formulation—one that shows the man, rather than the myth, and examines both the social and ...