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Out of Control: The New Biology of Machines, Social Systems, & the… (1994)

by Kevin Kelly

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This book is whats out of control ( )
  Baku-X | Jan 10, 2017 |
This book is whats out of control ( )
  BakuDreamer | Sep 7, 2013 |
a really inspiring book that takes me along a path of all things that have guided me in the past to making software. robots, life simulations, game theory, system thinking, ecosystems. this book made me google a lot and this is one I will have to read once a year! ( )
  StefanNijenhuis | Aug 28, 2011 |
Dated. ( )
  gsatell | Jun 6, 2011 |
I included this book in my book: The 100 Best Business Books of All Time. www.100bestbiz.com. ( )
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In many ways, the 20th century has been the Age of Physics. Out of Control is an accessible and entertaining explanation of why the coming years will probably be the Age of Biology -- particularly evolution and ethology -- and what this will mean to most every aspect of our society. Kelly is an enthusiastic and well-informed guide who explains the promises and implications of this rapidly evolving revolution very well.

(retrieved from Amazon Thu, 12 Mar 2015 17:58:42 -0400)

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