ERIC Number: EJ205311
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1978
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Prigogine's Model for Self-Organization in Nonequilibrium Systems: Its Relevance for Developmental Psychology.
Brent, Sandor B.
Human Development, v21 n5-6 p374-87 1978
Comments on the potential importance for developmental theory of recent advances in the thermodynamics of "self-organizing" systems by Ilya Prigogine and the Brussels School. Implications of the concepts of classical and modern thermodynamics of structural development for an understanding of psychological evolution and development are briefly mentioned. (Author/SS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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