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Citations of non-Kairos documents (References)

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Arnopoulos, Paris.  Sociophysics: cosmos and chaos in nature and culture. Nova Science Publishers, 2005. [contents]

Arnopoulos, Paris.  Sociophysics and Sociocybernetics: an essay on the natural roots and limits of political control. Concordia University, 1998.

Arnopoulos, Paris.  Sociophysics: paradigmatic metaphors. 2003. [text]

Arnopoulos, Paris.  Braiding the Triadic Codex and Triple Helix: the sociophysics of nature-culture-nurture and academy-industry-polity, 2000.

Atkin, Ronald H.  Combinatorial Connectivities in Social Systems; an application of simplicial complex structures to the study of large organizations. Birkhauser, 1977.

Atkin, Ronald H.  Multidimensional Man: can man live in three dimensions? Penguin, 1981.

Atkin, Ronald H.  The Methodology of Q-Analysis Applied to Social Systems. Systems Methodology in Social Science Research, 2, 1982, pp 45-74. [abstract]

Burt, Michael.  Periodic Table of the Polyhedral Universe. Trends in Structural Mechanics Solid Mechanics and Its Applications, 54, 1997, pp 185-192. [abstract]

Burt, Michael.  The Periodic Table of the Polyhedral Universe. International Journal of Space Structures. 26, 2011, 2, pp. 75-94.

Carter, Michael.  Problem Solving Reconsidered: a pluralistic theory of problems. College English, 50, 1988, 5, pp. 551-565. [text]

Cerulo, Karen A.  Never Saw It Coming: cultural challenges to envisioning the worst. University of Chicago Press, 2006.

Chaitin, Gregory.  The Limits of Mathematics. Springer-Verlag, 1998.

Chaitin, Gregory.  The Unknowable. Springer-Verlag, 1999.

Chaitin, Gregory.  Meta Maths: the quest for omega. Atlantic Books, 2006.

Chaitin, Gregory.  Proving Darwin: Making Biology Mathematical. Pantheon Books, 2012.

Chaitin, Gregory.  Omega and Why Maths has no TOEs. Plus Magazine, 1 December 2005. [text]

de Bono, Edward.  Six Thinking Hats. Little Brown, 1985.

de Bono, Edward.  Six Frames for Thinking about Information. Vermilion, 2008.

de Chardin, Pierre Teilhard.  The Future of Man. Harpercollins, 1964.

de Rosnay, Joël.  The Macroscope. Harper and Row, 1979. [text]

Diamond, Jared M.  Collapse: how societies choose to fail or survive. Viking Press, 2005. [summary]

Luis Dieulefait. How to facet a gemstone: from potential modularity to the proof of Serre's modularity conjecture. [text]


During, Elie.  A History of Problems: Bergson and the French Epistemological Tradition. Journal of the British Society for Phenomenology, 35, 2004, 1,. [text]

Feyerabend, Paul K.  Against Method: outline of an anarchistic theory of knowledge. Verso, 1975/1988. [outline]

Feyerabend, Paul K.  Three Dialogues on Knowledge and Beyond Reason. Basil Blackwell, 1991.

Feyerabend, Paul K.  Conquest of Abundance: a tale of abstraction versus the richness of being. University of Chicago Press, 1999.

Fischer, Dietrich / Galtung, Johan.  Peace Mathematics. Transcend University Press, 2012.

Fuller, R. Buckminster.  Synergetics: explorations in the geometry of thinking. Macmillan, 1975.

Gidley, Jennifer M.  A Macrohistorical Planetary Tapestry: the fascinating integral narratives of Steiner, Gebser and Wilber. 2007  (Section 2 of The Evolution of Consciousness as a Planetary Imperative).

Gidley, Jennifer M.  The Evolution of Consciousness as a Planetary Imperative: an integration of integral views. Integral Review: A Transdisciplinary and Transcultural Journal for New Thought, Research and Praxis, 2007, 5, pp. 4-226. [text]

Gidley, Jennifer M.  Evolving Education: a postformal-integral-planetary gaze at the evolution of consciousness and the educational imperatives. Southern Cross University, Doctoral thesis, 2008.

Giunti, Maro.  Hattiangadi's Theory of Scientific Problems and the Structure of Standard Epistemologies. British Journal of Philosphy of Science, 39, 1988, 4, pp. 421-439. [abstract]

Greenaway, Frank.  Science International: a history of the International Council of Scientific Unions. Cambridge University Press, 2006.

Haskell, Edward

Heylighen, Francis.  Conceptions of a Global Brain: an historical review. In: Grinin, L. E., Carneiro, R. L., Korotayev A. V., Spier F. (Eds.), Evolution: cosmic, biological and social. Uchitel Publishing, 2011, pp. 274-289. [text]

Hofstadter, Douglas.  Fluid Concepts and Creative Analogies. Harvester Wheatsheaf, 1995. [summary]

Hofstadter, Douglas.  I Am a Strange Loop. Basic Books, 2007.

Hofstadter, Douglas / Sander, Emmanuel.  Surfaces and Essences: analogy as the fuel and fire of thinking. Basic Books, 2013.

Jantsch, Erich.  Towards interdisciplinarity and transdisciplinarity in education and innovation. In: Centre for Educational Research and Innovation. Interdisciplinarity; problems of teaching and research in universities. Paris, OECD, 1972..

Jantsch, Erich.  Design for Evolution; self-organization and planning in the life of human systems. Braziller, 1975..

Jantsch, Erich.  The Self-Organizing Universe: scientific and human implications of the emerging paradigm of evolution. Pergamon Press, 1980.

Jantsch, Erich  (Ed.).    The Evolutionary Vision: toward a unifying paradigm of physical, biological and sociocultural evolution. Westview Press, 1981.

Lakoff, George / Johnson, Mark.  Metaphors We Live By. University of Chicago Press, 1980.

Lakoff, George / Núñez, Rafael E.  Where Mathematics Comes From: how the embodied mind brings mathematics into being. Basic Books, 2001.

Martin, Roger L.  The Opposable Mind: how successful leaders win through integrative ihinking. Harvard Business School Press, 2007.

L´szló, Ervin.  Quantum Shift in the Global Brain: how the new scientific reality can change us and our world. Inner Traditions, 2008.

Lovelock, James.  The Vanishing Face of Gaia: a Final Warning: enjoy it while you can. Penguin, 2009.

Nicolescu, Basarab.  Manifesto of Transdisciplinarity. State University of New York Press, 2002.

Nicolescu, Basarab  (Ed.).    Transdisciplinarity: theory and practice. Hampton Press, 2008.

Odum, H. T.  Ecological and General Systems: an introduction to systems ecology. Colorado University Press, 1994.

Oreskes, Naomi / Conway, Erik M. M.  Merchants of Doubt: how a handful of scientists obscured the truth on issues from tobacco smoke to global warming. Bloomsbury Press, 2010. [summary]

Pease, Alison.  A Computational Model of Lakatos-style Reasoning. University of Edinburgh, 2007. [text]

Posey, Darrell A.  (Ed.).    Cultural and Spiritual Values of Biodiversity: a complementary contribution to Global Biodiversity Assessment, Intermediate Technology, 1999  (for the United Nations Environment Programme).

Rescher, Nicholas.  Ignorance: on the wider implications of deficient knowledge. University of Pittsburgh Press, 2009.

Rescher, Nicholas.  Aporetics: rational deliberation in the face of inconsistency. University of Pittsburgh Press, 2009.

Rescher, Nicholas.  Unknowability: an inquiry into the limits of knowledge. Lexington Books, 2009.

Rescher, Nicholas.  Paradoxes: their roots, range, and resolution. Open Court, 2001.

Rescher, Nicholas.  The Limits of Science. University of Pittsburgh Press, 1999.

Rescher, Nicholas.  The Strife of Systems: an essay on the grounds and implications of philosophical diversity. University of Pittsburgh Press, 1985.

Richeson, David S.  Euler's Gem: the polyhedron formula and the birth of topology. Princeton University Press, 2012.

Rosen, Steven M.  Topologies of the Flesh: a multidimensional exploration of the lifeworld. Ohio University Press, 2006. [text]

Rosen, Steven M.  Dimensions of Apeiron: a topological phenomenology of space, time, and individuation. Editions Rodopi, 2004. [text]

Rosen, Steven M.  Science, Paradox and the Moebius Principle: the evolution of a "transcultural" approach to wholeness. State University of New York Press, 1994.

Russell, Peter.  The Global Brain: speculations on the evolutionary leap to planetary consciousness. J. P. Tarcher, 1982.

Sokal, Alan.  Beyond the Hoax: science, philosophy and culture. Oxford University Press, 2010.

Sokal, Alan / Bricmont, Jean.  Fashionable Nonsense: postmodern intellectuals' abuse of science. Picado, 1999.

Stacey, R. D.  Managing the Unknowable: strategic boundaries between order and chaos in organizations. Jossey-Bass, 1992.

Taleb, Nassim Nicholas.  The Black Swan: the impact of the highly improbable. Random House, 2010.

Thagard, Paul.  The Cognitive Science of Science: explanation, discovery and conceptual change. MIT Press, 2012.

Turner, Graham.  A Comparison of the Limits to Growth with Thirty Years of Reality. CSIRO, 2007. [text]

Wijkman, Anders / Rockström, Johan.  Bankrupting Nature: denying our planetary boundaries. Routledge 2012.

Young, Arthur M.  The Third Derivative: errors and misconceptions of science. In: Mathematics, Physics and Reality, Anodos Foundation, 1990.

Young, Arthur M.  Geometry of Meaning. Delacorte Press, 1976.

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