glyph 146: Flemming Funch, Ming the Mechanic ... crucial distinctions for the forge builder, freeorder . designed order and spontaneous order . results of human action but not of human design, emergence of a world magnificently fit for explorers . "designed for emergence" (@Venessa Miemis)


Networks and Network Generators, by Ming the Mechanic

designed and spontaneous orders

This excellent article by Flemming Funch (Ming, 1998) distingushes the spontaneous order of networks from the sometimes highly designed orders (organizations) which generate them. -leif - The latest Tweets from Flemming Funch (@ffunch). Evolutionary agent from Central Intelligence. Collaborative software developer. New Civilization subversive.
entered before July 9, 2006; edited/updated November 26, 2015

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