Evolution and Complexity (1994)

Sohail Inayatullah Originally published as a review “Life, the Universe and Emergence,” Futures (August 1994), 683-696. EVOLUTION AND COMPLEXITY Biochemist and former deputy editor of New Scientist and Research News Editor of Science Roger Lewin gives a tour of theories of complexity based on interviews with leading exponents of this new theory of everything.  Primarily […]

Cycles of Power (1990)

Sohail Inayatullah “Cycles of Power,” first published in Edges (March 1990) I left work early last Friday, largely to go home and watch an amazing event. No it was not star American basketball player Michael Jordan soaring through the sky, rather I went home to watch the Chinese revolution. Like many other developments in telecommunications […]

Sarkar’s Theory of Social Change (1990)

By Sohail Inayatullah PERSONAL HISTORY Prabhat Rainjan Sarkar was born in May of 1921 in Bihar of an old and respected family that had its roots in regional leadership and in ancient spiritual traditions.  Sarkar’s early life was dominated by fantastic events, spiritual miracles and brushes with death.  He was nearly killed in his early […]