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Time and Temporality: Linguistic Distribution in Human Life-games

  title={Time and Temporality: Linguistic Distribution in Human Life-games},
  author={Stephen J. Cowley and Jens Koed Madsen},
  journal={Cybern. Hum. Knowing},
Cowley, S. J. & Madsen, J. K. (2014) Time and temporality: Linguistic distribution in human life-games, Cybernetics and Human Knowing 21 (1/2), 172-185 While clock-time can be used to clarify facts, all living systems construct their own temporalities. Having illustrated the claim for foxtail grasses, it is argued that, with motility and brains, organisms came to use temporalities that build flexibility into behavior. With the rise of human culture, individuals developed a knack of using… 
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