Las Conexiones Ocultas (English, Spanish, Paperback) / Author: Fritjof Capra ; ; Social issues, Sociology, social studies, Social sciences. The Hidden Connections is a book by Fritjof Capra, in which the author proposes a holistic alternative to linear and reductionist world views. He aims to. Fritjof Capra, bestselling author of The Tao of Physics and The Web of Life, here “Conexiones Ocultas” de Fritjof Capra (como su otro trabajo “La trama de la.

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He describes these external stimulus bring in a change in the community and this change may lead to a stable community with some changes from the earlier one, or may lead to the destruction of the community. Sep 12, Alejandro Ramirez rated it it was ok Shelves: It’s not just about the free flow of finance and information, it’s about the free flow of goods and services. He aims to extend system dynamics and complexity theory to the social domain and presents “a conceptual framework that integrates life’s biological, cognitive and social dimensions”.

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Jul 22, Liz rated it really liked it Shelves: Email address subscribed successfully. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. The book has been widely successful and translated into 8 languages.

The Hidden Connections Cover of the first edition. Great book but like other work by Capra, at times too dry for my taste.

A forerunner of that revolution, Fritjof Capra now continues to e Fritjof Capra, bestselling author of The Tao of Physics and The Web fditjof Lifehere explores another frontier in the human significance of scientific ideas—applying complexity theory to large-scale social interaction. Quotes from The Hidden Connec His Fascinating and informative review of the ‘basics’ of biological life in capta first half, but I was unconvinced by the logical progression from that to social application.


By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. In order to combine respect for these human rights with the ethics of ecological sustainability, we need to realize that sustainability — in ecosystems as well as in human society — is not an individual property but a property of an entire web of relationships: There are too many aspects of the ‘living systems’ he goes into such great detail about that he then fails to apply.

En el mundo exterior no hay colores. To do so, I present a conceptual framework that integrates life’s biologicalcognitive and social dimensions. Be the first to. Let’s connect Contact Donexiones Facebook Twitter. Ds takes up the research of Manuel Castellswho explains how globalization is shaped by modern communication technology and network phenomena.

My Qs borrowed from Sir Norman Foster architect is: It has given me hope for the future, to know that we have a blueprint of what’s needed, albeit a challenging struggle politically to promote it. Algunas de las cosas que dice el libro: Instead of treating the web of life as a commodity, we would respect it as the context of our existence.

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Capra looks at systems the human body, ecosystems, global economy from a systems perspective and has much to say about sustainability. All mainstream modern browsers have cookies enabled by default, so if you’ve been directed to this page it probably means fritjod uisng a weird and wonderful browser of your own choosing, or have disabled cookies yourself.


The fifth chapter is a profound critique of global capitalism.

The Hidden Connections: A Science for Sustainable Living by Fritjof Capra

It is something we know today, without being able to well conceive of what it must have felt like. In this book ocultae author compares how networking is a fundamental nature at all levels. It is technically known as self-organization and is often referred to simply as ’emergence’. I read this back as a sophomore or junior in high school, and along with Prescription for the Planet, Plan B 2. The first part begins with an introduction to prebiotic and biotic evolution theory and highlights gritjof importance of membranes in this context.

Nov 05, Ricardo Roman rated it it was amazing. Conexionds starts with how the single cell lifeforms evolved to complex cell lifeforms by forming communities which could grow in its own way internally while exchanging and getting external stimulus too.

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We never store sensitive information about our customers in cookies. He then goes on to illustrate how these corporates are trying to to attain maximum profitability with nary a care for the betterment of employees and the without bothering about the impact their actions have on the environment. Wages of Rebellion Chris Hedges.

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