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09/26/06

Natural Systems

Table of Contents

Preface

Introduction: Natural Systems Theory & The Philosophy of Science

Part I--Physical Systems

I. Principles of Universal Relativity

II. The Space-Time Construct & The Dynamic-State Universe

III. Space-Time Dynamics & Spime Mechanics

IV. Gravitational Dynamics & The Mechanics of Gravity-Based Systems

V. The Systematic Structure of Spime

Part II--Biological Systems

VI. Stable & Dynamic Biological Systems

VII. Individual Measures & Population Parameters

VIII. The Mechanics & Dynamics of Speciation

IX. The Evolutionary Dynamics of Ecosystems

X. The Circle of Life

XI. Playing the Game of Life

Part III-- Human Systems

XII. Gene-Culture Co-evolution

XIII. Anthropogenesis & The Anthropological Construction of Reality

XIV. Symbolic Integration

XV. Symbolic Linguistics

XVI. Symbolic World Orders

Conclusions: Alternative Systems Theory