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A cybernetic view of biological growth : the Maia hypothesis, Tony Stebbing

Label
A cybernetic view of biological growth : the Maia hypothesis
Title
A cybernetic view of biological growth
Title remainder
the Maia hypothesis
Statement of responsibility
Tony Stebbing
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NhCcYBP
Dewey number
612.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QP84
LC item number
.S727 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
A cybernetic view of biological growth : the Maia hypothesis, Tony Stebbing
Link
http://site.ebrary.com/lib/byuprovo/Doc?id=10432420
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based on print version record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Machine generated contents note: Preface; 1. Maia - the argument in outline; 2. Growth unlimited - growth as a biological explosion; 3. Self-regulating systems - from machine to man; 4. The wealth of homeodynamic responses; 5. A cybernetic approach to growth analysis; 6. A control mechanism for Maia; 7. The three-fold way of adaptation; 8. Population growth and its control; 9. Hierarchy - a controlled harmony; 10. The historical origins of hormesis; 11. Maian mechanisms for hormesis and catch-up growth; 12. Cellular growth control and cancer; 13. Overpopulation; 14. Our finite Earth; 15. The Maia hypothesis and anagenesis; Glossary; References; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 442 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780511930447
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) y40018978669
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn708071487
Label
A cybernetic view of biological growth : the Maia hypothesis, Tony Stebbing
Link
http://site.ebrary.com/lib/byuprovo/Doc?id=10432420
Publication
Note
Description based on print version record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Machine generated contents note: Preface; 1. Maia - the argument in outline; 2. Growth unlimited - growth as a biological explosion; 3. Self-regulating systems - from machine to man; 4. The wealth of homeodynamic responses; 5. A cybernetic approach to growth analysis; 6. A control mechanism for Maia; 7. The three-fold way of adaptation; 8. Population growth and its control; 9. Hierarchy - a controlled harmony; 10. The historical origins of hormesis; 11. Maian mechanisms for hormesis and catch-up growth; 12. Cellular growth control and cancer; 13. Overpopulation; 14. Our finite Earth; 15. The Maia hypothesis and anagenesis; Glossary; References; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 442 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780511930447
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) y40018978669
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn708071487

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