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when referring to a mathematical function. 'Biological function' will be used in the
sense adopted in biology.) These other cells are said to have specialized in the
performance of the function /,. At the same time, as a rule, those cells which lost ...
cross-level research because: (a) Experimental conditions could be arranged for
each of several system levels so that changes in system output as a function of
input could be observed and recorded in the same units, (b) More information ...
We do not know enough yet about the routing of messages in the nervous system
to be sure whether all messages input to information processing organs serve
organismwide functions. Some may be limited to local organ functions. Neurons ...
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I purchased this book many years ago and found it very enlighting. The shredout concept was of particular interest to me in that it provided ways to look at various living systems from micro to macro. It has a lot of detail which I never was able to get around to studying, but appears to have influenced my thinking which was later documented in a series of blogs http://www.bcswonline.com/blog/index.html
I still have a copy and refer to it.
TABLE 11 The 19 Critical Subsystems of a Living System
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