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Author LinkDe Landa, Manuel.
Title LinkA thousand years of nonlinear history / Manuel DeLanda.
Imprint New York : Zone Books, 1997.
Description 333 p. ;  24 cm.
Type of Material Book
Series ( Swerve editions )
Series ( Swerve editions.)
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 275-333).
Contents Contents: I. Lavas and magmas: Geological history: 1000-1700 A.D. -- Sandstone and granite -- Geological history: 1700-2000 A.D. -- II. Flesh and genes: Biological history: 1000-1700 A.D. -- Species and ecosystems -- Biological history: 1700-2000 A.D. -- III. Memes and Norms: Linguistic history 1000-1700 A.D. -- Arguments and operators -- Linguistic history: 1700-2000 A.D. -- Conclusion and speculations.
Summary The author presents a radical synthesis of historical development over the last 1000 years, tracing the concrete movements and interplays of matter and energy through human populations in the last millennium.
Subject LinkScience -- Philosophy -- History.
LinkNonlinear theories -- History.
LinkPhilosophy -- History.
LinkGeology -- History.
LinkBiology -- History.
LinkLinguistics -- History.

System Number 000678481
ISBN Link0942299310
Link0942299329 (pbk.)
Link9780942299328 (pbk.)

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