Symmetry : Cultural-historical and Ontological Aspects of Science-Arts Relations; the Natural and Man-made World in an Interdisciplinary Approach, Paperback / softback Book

Symmetry : Cultural-historical and Ontological Aspects of Science-Arts Relations; the Natural and Man-made World in an Interdisciplinary Approach Paperback / softback

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The first comprehensive book on the topic in half a century explores recent symmetry - and symmetry breaking - related discoveries, and discusses the questions and answers they raise in diverse disciplines: particle and high-energy physics, structural chemistry and the biochemistry of proteins, in genetic code study, in brain research, and also in architectural structures, and business decision making, to mention only a few examples.

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  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 508 pages, 13 Tables, black and white; 66 Illustrations, color; 354 Illustrations, black and white;
  • Publisher: Birkhauser Verlag AG
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  • Category: Mathematics
  • ISBN: 9783764375546

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