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The Resource The social atom : why the rich get richer, cheaters get caught, and your neighbor usually looks like you, Mark Buchanan

The social atom : why the rich get richer, cheaters get caught, and your neighbor usually looks like you, Mark Buchanan

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The social atom : why the rich get richer, cheaters get caught, and your neighbor usually looks like you
Title
The social atom
Title remainder
why the rich get richer, cheaters get caught, and your neighbor usually looks like you
Statement of responsibility
Mark Buchanan
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A theoretical physicist offers a scientist's view of the social world that reveals the frequently predictable patterns of human behavior, revealing how physics can explain how movements form, how interest groups operate, and why ethnic hatred persists
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268930
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DLC
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Buchanan, Mark
Dewey number
302.3/5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HM866
LC item number
.B83 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Collective behavior
  • Segregation
  • Ethnic relations
Target audience
adult
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why the rich get richer, cheaters get caught, and your neighbor usually looks like you
Label
The social atom : why the rich get richer, cheaters get caught, and your neighbor usually looks like you, Mark Buchanan
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [205]-231) and index
Contents
Think patterns, not people -- The "human" problem -- Our thinking instincts -- The adaptive atom -- The imitating atom -- The cooperative atom -- Together, apart -- Conspiracies and numbers -- Forward to the past
Control code
ocm78789800
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xii, 242 p.
Isbn
9781596910133
Lccn
2007001188
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)78789800
Label
The social atom : why the rich get richer, cheaters get caught, and your neighbor usually looks like you, Mark Buchanan
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [205]-231) and index
Contents
Think patterns, not people -- The "human" problem -- Our thinking instincts -- The adaptive atom -- The imitating atom -- The cooperative atom -- Together, apart -- Conspiracies and numbers -- Forward to the past
Control code
ocm78789800
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xii, 242 p.
Isbn
9781596910133
Lccn
2007001188
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)78789800

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