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The Principles of Life

By: Tibor Ganti

201 pages, Figs

Oxford University Press

Hardback | Sep 2003 | #135388 | ISBN: 0198507267
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About this book

Ganti provides a comprehensive introduction to the understanding of the origins of human life, and contributes his chief insight on the organisation of living systems - his theory of the "chemoton", or chemical automaton.


Contents

LEVELS OF LIFE AND DEATH; THE NATURE OF LIFE; THE UNITARY THEORY OF LIFE; THE BIOLOGICAL SIGNIFICANCE OF GANTI'S WORK IN 1971 AND TODAY; THE PHILOSOPHICAL SIGNIFICANCE OF GANTI'S WORK; REFERENCES; INDEX

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