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Fritjof Capra

Fritjof Capra, Ph.D., physicist and systems theorist, is a founding director of the Center for Ecoliteracy in Berkeley, California, which promotes ecology and systems thinking in primary and secondary education. Dr. Capra is the author of four international bestsellers, The Tao of Physics (1975), The Turning Point (1982), Uncommon Wisdom (1988), and The Web of Life (1996). His most recent book, The Hidden Connections, was published in 2002.

Capra has been the focus of over 50 television interviews, documentaries, and talk shows in Europe, the United States, Brazil, Argentina, and Japan, and has been featured in major international magazines and newspapers. He... Read More

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The Hidden Connections
Written by Fritjof Capra
Anchor | Trade Paperback | January 2004
$15.95/17.95(Canada) | 978-0-385-49472-4 (0-385-49472-6)

Fritjof Capra, bestselling author of The Tao of Physics and The Web of Life, here explores another frontier in the human significance of scientific ideas—applying complexity theory to large-scale social interaction.

In the 1980s, complexity theory emerged as a powerful alternative to classic, linear thought. A forerunner of that revolution, Fritjof... Read more






The Science of Leonardo
Written by Fritjof Capra
Anchor | Trade Paperback | December 2008
$18.00/21.00(Canada) | 978-1-4000-7883-7 (1-4000-7883-0)

Leonardo da Vinci's scientific explorations were virtually unknown during his lifetime, despite their extraordinarily wide range. He studied the flight patterns of birds to create some of the first human flying machines; designed military weapons and defenses; studied optics, hydraulics, and the workings of the human circulatory system; and created designs... Read more






The Turning Point
Written by Fritjof Capra
Bantam | Trade Paperback | August 1984
$21.00/26.00(Canada) | 978-0-553-34572-8 (0-553-34572-9)

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The Web of Life
Written by Fritjof Capra
Anchor | Trade Paperback | September 1997
$17.00/19.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-47676-8 (0-385-47676-0)

The vitality and accessibility of Fritjof Capra's ideas have made him perhaps the most eloquent spokesperson of the latest findings emerging at the frontiers of scientific, social, and philosophical thought. In his international bestsellers The Tao of Physics and The Turning Point, he juxtaposed physics and mysticism to define a new... Read more





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