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The myth of simplicity

Mario Bunge

The myth of simplicity

problems of scientific philosophy

by Mario Bunge

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Published by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs .
Written in English


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StatementMario Bunge.
The Physical Object
Pagination239p.,22cm
Number of Pages239
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17464057M

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The Power of Myth (Joseph Campbell and Power of Myth), Joseph Campbell, Bill Moyers The Power Of Myth launched an extraordinary resurgence of interest in Joseph Campbell and his work. A preeminent scholar, writer, and teacher, he has had a profound influence on millions of people/5. The first reading corresponds to parsimony, the second to elegance.

Examples of both sorts of simplicity principle can be found in the quotations given earlier in this section. While these two facets of simplicity are frequently conflated, it is important to treat them as distinct.

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The subtitle promises “Why Most Small Businesses Don’t Work and What to Do About It”, and the book delivers answers. Book summary of the Voluntary Simplicity book by Duane Elgin, simple living tips, choosing voluntary simplicity, the history of simplicity, and more.

Myth #1: Simplicity means poverty “It makes an enormous difference whether greater simplicity is voluntarily chosen or involuntarily imposed.

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DOI link for The Courage of Simplicity. For Bion, the myth of Oedipus Rex presents us with a metaphor for each person’s search for meaning and individuality. The mythological narrative shows us the Author: Hanni Biran. – The Myth of Invisible Design; John Maeda writes in his book, The Laws of Simplicity: “On the one hand, you want a product or service to be easy to use; on the other hand you want it to do everything that a person might want it to do.

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