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Work Meets Life: Exploring the Integrative Study of Work in Living Systems Hardcover – January 7, 2011

ISBN-13: 978-0262014120 ISBN-10: 0262014122 Edition: 1st

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Editorial Reviews


"This collective work as a whole is breathtaking in its aspiration, and it successfully delivers." -- DD Pennington, BioScience

"A refreshingly new gaze." "A genuinely integrative work." "Provides a coherent but rich and complex narrative." "An entirely new way of talking about work." -- KN Farrell, American Journal of Human Biology

"Work Meets Life succeeds admirably." "Prepared with intellectual honesty." "Work Meets Life is an exemplary collaboration of minds." -- JS Turner, Metascience

"Ambitious..." "A broad view of work in living systems." "Novel and thought-provoking." -- JE Niven, Integrative and Comparative Biology

"[A] rewarding read…. Goes beyond the classical concepts of work as defined in physics." -- DC Eustice, Choice

About the Author

Robert Levin is Director and Fellow of the Center for the Integrative Study of Work (CISW) at the University of Colorado at Boulder and Scholar-in-Residence in the university's Graduate School.

Simon Laughlin is Professor of Neurobiology in the Department of Zoology at the University of Cambridge and a Fellow of the Royal Society.

Christina De La Rocha is Professor in the Marine Environmental Sciences Laboratory (LEMAR) of the European Institute for Marine Research (IUEM) at the Université de Bretagne Occidentale, Brest, France.

Alan Blackwell is Reader in Interdisciplinary Design in the Computer Laboratory at the University of Cambridge and a Fellow of Darwin College, Cambridge.

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