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The Resource The smart swarm : how understanding flocks, schools, and colonies can make us better at communicating, decision making, and getting things done, Peter Miller

The smart swarm : how understanding flocks, schools, and colonies can make us better at communicating, decision making, and getting things done, Peter Miller

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The smart swarm : how understanding flocks, schools, and colonies can make us better at communicating, decision making, and getting things done
Title
The smart swarm
Title remainder
how understanding flocks, schools, and colonies can make us better at communicating, decision making, and getting things done
Statement of responsibility
Peter Miller
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Draws on the examples of insect colonies and fish schools to demonstrate how ancient animal instincts surpass modern human developments in speed and productivity, revealing how numerous technological breakthroughs were inspired by natural organizations
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360375
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
PW 03/01/2010
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1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Miller, Peter
Dewey number
156
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BF671
LC item number
.M555 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Animal behavior
  • Human behavior
  • Decision making
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
how understanding flocks, herds, and colonies can make us better at communicating, decision making, and getting things done
Label
The smart swarm : how understanding flocks, schools, and colonies can make us better at communicating, decision making, and getting things done, Peter Miller
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [274]-278) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ants: who's in charge here? -- Honeybees : making smart decisions -- Termites : one thing leads to another -- Birds of a feather : secrets of flocks, schools, and herds -- Locusts : the dark side of crowds -- Conclusion
Control code
20585257
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xx, 283 pages
Isbn
9781583333907
Lccn
2009048619
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(DLC) 2009048619
Label
The smart swarm : how understanding flocks, schools, and colonies can make us better at communicating, decision making, and getting things done, Peter Miller
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [274]-278) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ants: who's in charge here? -- Honeybees : making smart decisions -- Termites : one thing leads to another -- Birds of a feather : secrets of flocks, schools, and herds -- Locusts : the dark side of crowds -- Conclusion
Control code
20585257
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xx, 283 pages
Isbn
9781583333907
Lccn
2009048619
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(DLC) 2009048619

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