The Self-Organizing Universe has 46 ratings and 5 reviews. Scott said: I’ve Erich Jantsch Be the first to ask a question about The Self-Organizing Universe . Erich Jantsch: () Austrian astrophysicist whose lectures in System Science at the University of California in Berkeley became the basis for his. whole in the self-organizing context, then its development does begin to ap cations was achieved by Erich Jantsch in The Self-Organizing Universe, pub.

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Refresh and try again. The Theory of Celestial Influence: Cosmology and the Experience of God. It begins with the convergence self-orvanizing smaller macro-structures and larger micro-structures continues with the formation of the prebiotic Earth and planetary biosphere Gaiaand from there ecosystems and so on, down to societies and group and family behaviour ethologysociobiologywhile at the same time on the micro-scale, pre-biotic dissipative structures lead to prokaryote organismsthen eukaryotesmulticellular life, and so on.

This article has no associated abstract. Born in Vienna inJantsch studied physics at the University of Vienna, where he obtained his doctorate in astrophysics in Retrieved 31 October Sri Aurobindo Clare W.


Abraham in “The Genesis of Complexity”. Request removal from index. Jantsch was advisor to twenty governments, several international organizations and research institutes. Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University’s proxy server Configure custom proxy use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy.

Alex Pascal rated it it was amazing Mar 07, No trivia or quizzes yet. Cosmic Evolution, Atechnogenesis, and Technocultural Civilization. View all 9 comments. Evolutionary Erichh in Philosophy of Biology categorize this paper. Rather it is epigenetics, the interaction of the genetic code and the environmental circumstances of the individual organism.

Cosmic Evolution: The Self-Organizing Universe

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While obviously not the first to present a unified scientific account of the story of creation, it is probably the most ambitious and inspirational, and in my MAK opinion still has not been surpassed in imaginative scope.

The book, with its emphasis on the interaction of microstructures with the entire biosphere, ecosystems etc. Books by Erich Jantsch. Life, Oneself, and the Conquest of the Universe.

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Open Preview See a Problem? Now out of print for many years, The Self-organizing Universe has been influential among interdisciplinary proponents of biomimicry alternatives to understanding science like holismco-evolutionand self-organozing.

Each involves feedback between the macro and micro scales and vice-versa, so for example photosynthesis and respiration by prokaryotes alters the atmospheric and self-orgaizing conditions of the Earth which in turn maintain optimal homeostasis for life Gaia hypothesis. McGlade – – Foundations of Physics 17 7: My library Help Advanced Book Search.