4 thoughts on “Emergence Explained, Russ Abbott

    1. Russ: I didn’t see a reference to _Hierarchy Theory_(1973) by HH Pattee. It covers a good bit of this ground. I came across it as a reference from Jeff Hawkins’ Numenta project. It talks about the relationship of natural hierarchy organization to emergent properties.

      http://www.isss.org/hierarchy.htm

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About Peter Freed, M.D.

I am a psychiatrist (psychopharmacology and psychotherapy) specializing in the so-called "personality disorders," particularly narcissistic and borderline personality disorders. I was a Fellow and then an Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry at Columbia from 2004- 2011. I am currently in private practice in NYC.