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The Resource Critical mass : how one thing leads to another : being an enquiry into the interplay of chance and necessity in the way that human culture, customs, institutions, cooperation and conflict arise, Philip Ball

Critical mass : how one thing leads to another : being an enquiry into the interplay of chance and necessity in the way that human culture, customs, institutions, cooperation and conflict arise, Philip Ball

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Critical mass : how one thing leads to another : being an enquiry into the interplay of chance and necessity in the way that human culture, customs, institutions, cooperation and conflict arise
Title
Critical mass
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how one thing leads to another : being an enquiry into the interplay of chance and necessity in the way that human culture, customs, institutions, cooperation and conflict arise
Statement of responsibility
Philip Ball
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Philip Ball explores the age-old question: are there any 'laws of nature' that guide human affairs? Is there anything inevitable about the ways humans behave and organize themselves? Have we complete freedom in creating our societies or are we trapped by 'human nature'?
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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1962-
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Ball, Philip
Dewey number
  • 501
  • 302
  • 501
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Science
  • Natural law
  • Human behavior
  • Popular Science and Mathematics
Label
Critical mass : how one thing leads to another : being an enquiry into the interplay of chance and necessity in the way that human culture, customs, institutions, cooperation and conflict arise, Philip Ball
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Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Heinemann, 2004
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 615-633) and index
Control code
9780099457862
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xii, 644 p.
Isbn
9780099457862
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., ports.
Label
Critical mass : how one thing leads to another : being an enquiry into the interplay of chance and necessity in the way that human culture, customs, institutions, cooperation and conflict arise, Philip Ball
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Heinemann, 2004
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 615-633) and index
Control code
9780099457862
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xii, 644 p.
Isbn
9780099457862
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., ports.

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