Order Out of Chaos – Man’s New Dialogue with Nature, Prigogine, Ilya; Stengers, Isabelle; (Foreword by Alvin Toffler). Published by William Heinemann, London, United Kingdom, 1984. First Edition. 8vo up to 9½” tall. 349 pages with diagrams and notes throughout. Black boards; silver gilt titles. Interior and exterior of volume in pristine condition. Dust jacket is not price clipped; one small closed tear tail of spine which is taped repaired.
In this landmark book, Nobel Laureate Chemist Ilya Prigogine and acclaimed philosopher Isabelle Stengers offer an exciting and accessible account of the philosophical implications of thermodynamics. Prigogine and Stengers bring contradictory philosophies of time and chance into a novel and ambitious synthesis.000739 $120