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Come il futuro dei sistemi viventi dipende dal passato
Titolo Rivista: PARADIGMI 
Autori/Curatori: Giuseppe Longo 
Anno di pubblicazione:  2015 Fascicolo: Lingua: Italiano 
Numero pagine:  25 P. 51-85 Dimensione file:  108 KB
DOI:  10.3280/PARA2015-002006
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La dipendenza dalla storia delle dinamiche del vivente, presenti e future, è un’intuizione comune alla biologia e alle scienze umane. Questo articolo propone una analisi preliminare, ma rigorosa della path dependence in termini di invarianti e trasformazioni che preservano l’invarianza, presente anche in fisica. L’idea è che le tracce (relativamente) invarianti delle trasformazioni eco-sistemiche passate contribuiscono alla "determinazione" della situazione presente e futura conducendo, mediante una peculiare forma di impredicibilità (o aleatorietà) in biologia, al centro della creazione di novità. Questo vale a fortiori per le dinamiche umane cognitive e storiche


Keywords: Casualità, criticità estesa, dipendenza dal percorso, enablement, impredicibilità.

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Giuseppe Longo, in "PARADIGMI" 2/2015, pp. 51-85, DOI:10.3280/PARA2015-002006

   

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