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" ... period of urbanization, cities contained only a small fraction of mankind. The city came as a definite emergent in the paleo-neolithic community: an emergent in the definite sense that Lloyd Morgan and William Morton Wheeler used that concept. In... "
From Monuments to Traces: Artifacts of German Memory, 1870-1990 - Page 10
by Rudy Koshar - 2000 - 352 pages
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The City in History: Its Origins, Its Transformations, and Its Prospects

Lewis Mumford - History - 1961 - 657 pages
...and William Morton Wheeler used that concept. In emergent evolution, the introduction of a new factor does not just add to the existing mass, but produces...a new configuration, which alters its properties. Potentialities that could not be recognized in the pre-emergent stage, like the possibility of organic...
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Emergence: The Connected Lives of Ants, Brains, Cities, and Software

Steven Johnson - Computers - 2002 - 288 pages
...and William Morton Wheeler used that concept. In emergent evolution, the introduction of a new factor does not just add to the existing mass, but produces...a new configuration, which alters its properties. Potentialities that could not be recognized in the pre-emergent stage, like the possibility of organic...
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