Mind, bind, and ecology: A review of Gregory Bateson's collected essays

  title={Mind, bind, and ecology: A review of Gregory Bateson's collected essays},
  author={Lawrence B. Slobodkin},
  journal={Human Ecology},
Gregory Bateson has one of the most exciting minds in the social and biological sciences. Those who have been touched by it, either through the literature or in person, are significantly altered. He has a talent for finding a reversal of normal approaches to a problem which can sometimes be both shockflag and exciting. His 1963 paper on evolutionary theory has been a major influence on my own thinking for the last 10 years. Curiously and significantly, the papers that I have written under the… 
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