The Resource Bursts : the hidden pattern behind everything we do, Albert-László Barabási

Bursts : the hidden pattern behind everything we do, Albert-László Barabási

Label
Bursts : the hidden pattern behind everything we do
Title
Bursts
Title remainder
the hidden pattern behind everything we do
Statement of responsibility
Albert-László Barabási
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Outlines a theory of how to predict behavior, drawing on seven years of research while demonstrating the mathematical properties of seemingly random events, from the spread of epidemics to the history of wars
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Barabási, Albert-László
Dewey number
303.4901
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HM1011
LC item number
.B37 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
303.4901 B223b
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social psychology
  • Human behavior
  • Prediction (Psychology)
  • Psychohistory
  • Verhalten
  • Sozialpsychologie
  • Prognose
Label
Bursts : the hidden pattern behind everything we do, Albert-László Barabási
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-295) 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
The best bodyguard in the business -- A pope is elected in Rome -- The mystery of random motion -- Duel in Belgrade -- The future is not yet searchable -- Bloody prophecy -- Prediction or prophecy -- A crusade at last -- Violence, random and otherwise -- An unforeseen massacre -- Deadly quarrels and power laws -- The Nagylak Battle -- The origin of bursts -- Accidents don't happen to crucifixes -- The man who taught himself to swim by reading -- An investigation -- Trailing the albatross -- "Villain!" -- The patterns of human mobility -- Revolution now -- Predictably unpredictable -- A diversion in Transylvania -- The truth about LifeLinear -- Szekler against Szekler -- Feeling sick is not a priority -- The final battles -- The third ear -- Flesh and blood
Control code
ocn426800811
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 310 pages
Isbn
9780525951605
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010005464
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)426800811
Label
Bursts : the hidden pattern behind everything we do, Albert-László Barabási
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-295) 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
The best bodyguard in the business -- A pope is elected in Rome -- The mystery of random motion -- Duel in Belgrade -- The future is not yet searchable -- Bloody prophecy -- Prediction or prophecy -- A crusade at last -- Violence, random and otherwise -- An unforeseen massacre -- Deadly quarrels and power laws -- The Nagylak Battle -- The origin of bursts -- Accidents don't happen to crucifixes -- The man who taught himself to swim by reading -- An investigation -- Trailing the albatross -- "Villain!" -- The patterns of human mobility -- Revolution now -- Predictably unpredictable -- A diversion in Transylvania -- The truth about LifeLinear -- Szekler against Szekler -- Feeling sick is not a priority -- The final battles -- The third ear -- Flesh and blood
Control code
ocn426800811
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 310 pages
Isbn
9780525951605
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010005464
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)426800811

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