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Some distance from the impact area, the family, school class, or office unit
structure remains, but not the community organization. Farther away still, social
organization remains and is able to send aid to the impact point. The situation is
Toxins of various sorts can enter cells, sometimes because they are molecules
similar to inputs normally employed in the cell's metabolism. For instance, some
antibiotics can be transported across the cell membrane of plant cells because ...
This study is directly relevant to Hypothesis 22.214.171.124-1 (see page 95), which
proposes that communication nets are similar enough at various levels of living
systems to be described by similar mathematical models. Message diffusion has
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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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