Social Physics

Author: Alex Pentland
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101625570
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Pentland leads readers to the edge of the most important revolution in the study of social behavior in a generation, an entirely new way to look at life itself. From the Trade Paperback edition.

More Heat Than Light

Author: Philip Mirowski
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521426893
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This is a history of how physics has drawn some inspiration from economics and how economics has sought to emulate physics, especially with regard to the theory of value.

Social Physics

Author: Auguste Comte
Publisher: Forgotten Books
ISBN: 9781333345143
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About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work.

Adolphe Quetelet Social Physics And The Average Men Of Science 1796 1874

Author: Kevin Donnelly
Publisher: University of Pittsburgh Press
ISBN: 0822981637
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Though the form of l'homme moyen and physique sociale certainly had an
intellectual lineage tracing back to Condorcet and other enlightened ideas for a
science of man, the chapter demonstrates that Quetelet«s original conception of
social physics was driven by the contributions of his network of associates built
up over the previous decade. In spite of the fact that physique sociale was
created during a relatively brief period of time and that Quetelet quickly returned
to large-scale ...

Complex Sciences

Author: Jie Zhou
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 3642024696
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First International Conference, Complex 2009, Shanghai, China, February 23-25,
2009. Revised Selcted Papers Jie Zhou. Social Physics and China's Population
Migration Yun-lin Wang1,2,3 and Ding Li3 1 Institute of Policy and Management,
Chinese Academy of Sciences 2 Graduate University of Chinese Academy of
Sciences 3 Center for Interdisciplinary Studies of Natural and Social Sciences,
CAS, Zhong Guancun East Road.55, 100190, Beijing, China ...

The Geometry Of Race

Author: Calvin Moore
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 9781540659989
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The Geometry of Race offers a social physics that incorporates modern ideas about the nature of quantum reality into a new theory of racial hieararchy. B&W photos.