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Peat, F. David 1938-

Overview
Works: 132 works in 561 publications in 8 languages and 14,118 library holdings
Genres: Miscellanea  Interviews  History  Biography  Exhibition catalogs  Popular works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Director, Contributor
Classifications: Q175, 501
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Most widely held works about F. David Peat
 
Most widely held works by F. David Peat
Turbulent mirror : an illustrated guide to chaos theory and the science of wholeness by John Briggs( Book )

21 editions published between 1989 and 2000 in English and Chinese and held by 1,411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Explores the many faces of chaos and reveals how its laws direct most of the familiar processes of everyday life."
Science, order, and creativity by David Bohm( Book )

54 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,001 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Bantam new age books"--Page 4 of cover. Includes bibliographical references and index
Cold fusion : the making of a scientific controversy by F. David Peat( Book )

7 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Superstrings and the search for the theory of everything by F. David Peat( Book )

24 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in English and held by 795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven life lessons of chaos : timeless wisdom from the science of change by John Briggs( Book )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this groundbreaking new book, John Briggs and F. David Peat unfold seven lessons for embracing chaos in daily life
From certainty to uncertainty : the story of science and ideas in the twentieth century by F. David Peat( Book )

22 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Who's afraid of Schrödinger's cat? : all the new science ideas you need to keep up with the new thinking by I. N Marshall( Book )

7 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in English and held by 672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In encyclopedic fashion, Marshall gives "a clear, concise explanation of the new sciences of quantum mechanics, chaos and complexity theory, relativity, new theories of mind, and the new cosmology."--Jacket
Infinite potential : the life and times of David Bohm by F. David Peat( Book )

18 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suffering he endured in his subsequent exile and years of wandering before he finally found sympathy for his plight and support for his theories at Birkbeck College in England
Quantum implications : essays in honour of David Bohm by B. J Hiley( Book )

36 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quantum Implications is a collection of original contributions by many of the world's leading scholars and is dedicated to David Bohm, his work and the issues raised by his ideas
Looking glass universe : the emerging science of wholeness by John Briggs( Book )

18 editions published between 1983 and 1986 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A question of physics : conversations in physics and biology by Paul Buckley( Book )

22 editions published between 1978 and 2016 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book contains interviews with physicists, biologists, and chemists who have been involved in some of the most exciting discoveries in modern scientific thought
Einstein's moon : Bell's theorem and the curious quest for quantum reality by F. David Peat( Book )

9 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the development of the quantum theory and of the philosophical problems it poses. Describes, in layperson's terms, how Bell's theorem works, as well as the experiments that demonstrate that reality is stranger than any of us could ever have imagined
Synchronicity : the bridge between matter and mind by F. David Peat( Book )

16 editions published between 1981 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Holistische beschouwing over de betekenisgeladen coïncidenties en congruenties in het leven en in de natuur
Lighting the seventh fire : the spiritual ways, healing, and science of the Native American by F. David Peat( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. F. David Peat, a theoretical physicist, spent much of his life trying to understand the universe through the means of western science. Then, in the 1980s, he began a series of encounters with Native Americans that gave him a profoundly different perception of reality - from their view of the creation of the world and birth itself to death and beyond. Often moving and always enlightening, Lighting the Seventh Fire describes a stress-free and inspiring way of life so very different from the harsh, complex world in which we live. Dr. Peat addresses such topics as: Healing and Disease, Science, Mathematics, History and Myth, Language, and Time. Everything is viewed in a different fashion from the way we see things. For example, physical healing can often be achieved through song, which Native Americans believe lives on long after the singer dies
Glimpsing reality : ideas in physics and the link to biology by Paul & F. David Buckley & Peat( Book )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The philosopher's stone : chaos, synchronicity, and the hidden order of the world by F. David Peat( Book )

8 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in German and English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the emerging science of synchronicity that draws on both psychology and physics to examine the true nature of coincidence
The blackwinged night : creativity in nature and mind by F. David Peat( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"What does the creation of matter in the universe have to do with humanity's creative spirit? What is the connection between, on the one hand, art, literature, and music, and, on the other hand, mathematical formulae and scientific theories? Taking an over-arching scientific view of the universe and our place in it, scientist-philosopher F. David Peat explores the profound similarities and connections between the Universe's "creativity," which reveals itself in the laws of nature and in the creativity of human consciousness. Peat provides an unparalleled view of the origins of the universe and asks: What acts transform matter into art? And how does creativity enter into the lives of each of us?"--Jacket
Blackfoot physics : a journey into the Native American universe by F. David Peat( Book )

13 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"One summer in the 1980s, theoretical physicist F. David Peat went to a Blackfoot Sun Dance ceremony. Having spent all of his life steeped in and influenced by linear Western science, he was entranced by the Native American worldview and, through dialogue circles between scientists and native elders, he began to explore it in greater depth. Blackfoot Physics is the account of his discoveries. In an edifying synthesis of anthropology, history, metaphysics, cosmology, and quantum theory, Peat compares the medicines, the myths, the languages--the entire perceptions of reality of the Western and indigenous peoples. What becomes apparent is the amazing resemblance between indigenous teachings and some of the insights that are emerging from modern science, a congruence that is as enlightening about the physical universe as it is about the circular evolution of humanity's understanding. Through Peat's insightful observations, he extends our understanding of ourselves, our understanding of the universe, and how the two intersect in a meaningful vision of human life in relation to a greater reality."
Die Entdeckung des Chaos : eine Reise durch die Chaos-Theorie by John Briggs( Book )

11 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in German and Spanish and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cross sections by Catherine Wagner( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Turbulent mirror : an illustrated guide to chaos theory and the science of wholeness
Alternative Names
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Peat, Francis D. 1938-

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Peat, Frederick D. 1938-

Peat, Frederick David 1938-

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Languages
English (285)

German (12)

Spanish (10)

French (8)

Chinese (4)

Japanese (1)

Italian (1)

Dutch (1)

Covers
Science, order, and creativitySuperstrings and the search for the theory of everythingSeven life lessons of chaos : timeless wisdom from the science of changeFrom certainty to uncertainty : the story of science and ideas in the twentieth centuryWho's afraid of Schrödinger's cat? : all the new science ideas you need to keep up with the new thinkingInfinite potential : the life and times of David BohmQuantum implications : essays in honour of David BohmSynchronicity : the bridge between matter and mind