TITLE

Sync-How Order Emerges from Chaos in the Universe, Nature, and Daily Life

AUTHOR(S)
Strogatz, Steven
PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Mathematical Intelligencer;Winter2005, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p89
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Book Review
ABSTRACT
Reviews the book "Sync-How Order Emerges From Chaos in the Universe, Nature, and Daily Life," by Steven Strogatz.
ACCESSION #
15691807

 

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