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The Resource In pursuit of elegance : why the best ideas have something missing, Matthew E. May

In pursuit of elegance : why the best ideas have something missing, Matthew E. May

Label
In pursuit of elegance : why the best ideas have something missing
Title
In pursuit of elegance
Title remainder
why the best ideas have something missing
Statement of responsibility
Matthew E. May
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"... examines the elusive element behind so many innovative breakthroughs in fields ranging from physics and marketing to design and popular culture"--Jacket
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
May, Matthew E
Dewey number
153.3/5
Index
index present
LC call number
BF408
LC item number
.M329 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Creative ability
  • Symmetry
  • Planning
Label
In pursuit of elegance : why the best ideas have something missing, Matthew E. May
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 197-210) and index
Contents
The missing piece -- Elements of elegance -- Desperately seeking symmetry -- Seduced by nothing -- Laws of subtraction -- On sustainable solutions -- Elegance in mind
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vii, 216 p.
Isbn
9780385526494
Lccn
2008041812
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • sky200285873
  • (OCoLC)251202160
  • 811548
Label
In pursuit of elegance : why the best ideas have something missing, Matthew E. May
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 197-210) and index
Contents
The missing piece -- Elements of elegance -- Desperately seeking symmetry -- Seduced by nothing -- Laws of subtraction -- On sustainable solutions -- Elegance in mind
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vii, 216 p.
Isbn
9780385526494
Lccn
2008041812
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • sky200285873
  • (OCoLC)251202160
  • 811548

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