Results 1-3 of 88
The region where the step-function change occurs for one sort of matter-energy
or information input may be somewhat differently located in ... Changes in matter-
energy or information processing at the boundary with different circumstances.
With larger ensembles total information output rates increase, up to an extreme
maximum around 50 bits per s, but symbol transmission rates decrease.
Analyzing studies using relatively small ensembles, Hick speculated that
processing rates ...
This boundary process often is poorly accomplished because one or more
members "leak" the secrets. Information flows are restricted in both directions
across the boundaries of juries by processes dispersed laterally among the
members and ...
What people are saying - Write a review
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
17 other sections not shown