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The Resource Design in nature : how the constructal law governs evolution in biology, physics, technology, and social organization, Adrian Bejan and J. Peder Zane

Design in nature : how the constructal law governs evolution in biology, physics, technology, and social organization, Adrian Bejan and J. Peder Zane

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Design in nature : how the constructal law governs evolution in biology, physics, technology, and social organization
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Design in nature
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how the constructal law governs evolution in biology, physics, technology, and social organization
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Adrian Bejan and J. Peder Zane
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eng
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Reveals how recurring patterns in nature are accounted for by a single governing principle of physics, explaining how all designs in the world from biological life to inanimate systems evolve in a sequence of ever-improving designs that facilitate flow
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Title
Design in nature
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Summary
Reveals how recurring patterns in nature are accounted for by a single governing principle of physics, explaining how all designs in the world from biological life to inanimate systems evolve in a sequence of ever-improving designs that facilitate flow
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10046041
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DLC
Dewey number
500
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Q172.5.C45
LC item number
B45 2012
Literary form
non fiction
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bibliography
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adult
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how the constructal law governs evolution in biology, geophysics, technology, and social organization
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how the constructal law governs evolution in biology, geophysics, technology, and social organization
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Adrian Bejan and J. Peder Zane
Design in nature : how the constructal law governs evolution in biology, physics, technology, and social organization, Adrian Bejan and J. Peder Zane
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Design in nature : how the constructal law governs evolution in biology, physics, technology, and social organization, Adrian Bejan and J. Peder Zane
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 277-280) and index
Contents
The birth of flow -- The birth of design -- Animals on the move -- Witnessing evolution -- Seeing beyond the trees and the forest -- Why hierarchy reins -- The fast and long meets the slow and short -- The design of academia -- The golden ratio, vision, cognition, and culture -- The design of history
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25 cm.
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Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vii, 296 p.
Isbn
9780385534611
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011015398
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ill.

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