involution

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Synonyms for involution

reduction in size of an organ or part (as in the return of the uterus to normal size after childbirth)

a long and intricate and complicated grammatical construction

marked by elaborately complex detail

the act of sharing in the activities of a group

the process of raising a quantity to some assigned power

the action of enfolding something

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Notwithstanding the author's reluctantly positive sense of catagenesis, the world model he has created here is not only unstable, but is actually in perpetual disequilibrium.
Internalizing externalities, attributing property rights and charging for external costs will allow for catagenesis .
In fact, read the right way, this book will make you want to do something to avoid the catastrophe part of the catagenesis.