Las Conexiones Ocultas (English, Spanish, Paperback) / Author: Fritjof Capra ; ; Social issues, Sociology, social studies, Social sciences. The Hidden Connections is a book by Fritjof Capra, in which the author proposes a holistic alternative to linear and reductionist world views. He aims to. Fritjof Capra, bestselling author of The Tao of Physics and The Web of Life, here “Conexiones Ocultas” de Fritjof Capra (como su otro trabajo “La trama de la.
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Jun 20, A. It is more than a dry development of General Systems Theory or a criticism of globalization. They can be lumped into the following categories: Capra looks at systems the human body, ecosystems, global economy from a systems perspective and has much to say about sustainability.
My extension of the systems approach to the social domain explicitly includes the material world.
This major signpost in the origin of life established itself perhaps 3. Be the first to review.
The Hidden Connections: A Science for Sustainable Living
Great book but like other work by Capra, at times too dry for my taste. His totally negative characterization of globalization isn’t justified. He is also rigorous and smart, and my critiques of the sections on social science are offset by my appreciation that he actually read and grappled with Manuel Castells’ three volumes on networks.
In the human realm dee is fully consistent with the respect of cultural integrity, cultural diversity and the basic right of communities to self-determination and self-organization. Big ideas, mind blowing learning and important reading Of course, this book was published 12 years ago, and it would seem that the outlook today is more dire, but it certainly inspires to action, to become part of a growing effort to prolong our existence here.
Fritjof Capra, bestselling author of The Tao of Physics and Frtijof Web of Lifehere explores another frontier in the human significance of scientific ideas—applying complexity theory to large-scale social interaction.
The Hidden Connections: A Science for Sustainable Living by Fritjof Capra
Apr 07, Sean added it. It is a well written book that extends the ideas described in previous Capra books. In the words of economist John Kenneth Galbraith, ‘The exercise of power, the submission of some to the will of others, is inevitable in modern society; nothing whatever is accomplished without it In order to combine respect for these human rights with the ethics of ecological sustainability, we fonexiones to realize that sustainability — czpra ecosystems as well as in human society — is not an individual property but a property las conexiones ocultas fritjof capra an entire web of relationships: Description Fritjof Capra, bestselling frijtof of The Tao of Physics and The Web of Life, here explores another frontier in the human significance of conwxiones ideas—applying complexity theory to large-scale social interaction.
Be the first to. Frtijof global network that is the Internet is important here, and can greatly facilitate collaborations which support the economic and social transitions required.
This book could just be a tipping point to make people realize the need for Change! Sep 29, Meg rated it liked it Shelves: It is something we know today, without being able to well conceive of what it must have felt conexioness.
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gritjof Power was the most interesting, so much has been written on power, Capra’s choices of definition and source are quite fascinating: Descargar Fritjof capra y muchas otras obras en pdf.
I was particularly inspired by the concepts of shifting from a materials-based economy to a service-and-flow economy, and that of ecological clusters of industries. If only because I then want las conexiones ocultas fritjof capra complicate them anew. He talks about how corporates are similar communities and goes onto to say only corporates which are “living corporates” will survive.
We look to increase diversity, decrease consumption and above all increase our own ability to work together to increase our abilities to collectively change and shape our world. I wish the whole book was on the alternatives and solutions.
I’ve been reading books on the search for a Theory of Everything. We can imagine a conexionees different kind of biotechnology. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Books by Fritjof Capra.