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Evolutional Ecology Informatics

Evolutional Ecology Informatics

Course Highlights Let's regard life as information systems. In studying other systems, the behavior of these systems provides many beneficial ideas in numerous cases. Especially noted concerning these systems is the mechanism and process (i.e. evolution) of adapting to environment. Multitudes of systems that are unrelated to life have common characteristics with these systems. Herein lies the basic concepts to understand complex systems. In my lectures, I will first explain the progress of living systems and fundamental concepts of adaptation, selection and replication. This will be followed by discussions of evolutionary phenomena in non-living systems such as human culture, municipal systems, intelligent systems, Mickey Mouse and folk songs. This leads to one question: Where and how are... Show More
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