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Andersson, Ake E. and Nils-Eric The complexity of creativity Sahlin, Dordrecht ; Boston : Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1997 (Suzzallo/Allen Stacks B105.C74 C66 1997 151 p. : ill. ; 25 cm Synthese library ; v. 258 "The outcome of a workshop on creativity held in Venice in October 1994 ... organized by the Swedish Institute for Futures Studies as part of the larger project The Cognitive Revolution"--P. [vii])

Badii, R. and A. Politi. Complexity : hierarchical structures and scaling in physics. Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1997. xiii, 318 p. : ill. ; 26 cm. Includes bibliographical references (p. 293-310) and index. Scaling-laws-Statistical-physics. Complexity-Philosophy. Mathematical-physics. Cambridge nonlinear science series ; 6. [Physics-Astronomy General Stacks QC174.85.S34 B33 1997]

Batten, David F. The Temaplan Group, , Dendy Brighton, Australia Complex landscapes in regional science. Regional Science Vienna Congress 1998 [Abstract]

Complex landscapes of spatial interaction; [Abstract & pfd full text] Annals of Regional Science, Volume 35 Issue 1 (2001) pp 81-111.

Campbell, Donald J., "Task Complexity: A Review and Analysis," Academy of Management Review, 13(1), 1988, pp.40-52.

Casti, John L. Complexification: Explaining a Paradoxical World Through the Science of Surprise. N.Y.: Harper Collins, 1994.

Cilliers, Paul, Complexity and postmodernism : understanding complex systems. London ; New York : Routledge, 1998.] x, 156 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. Includes bibliographical references (p. [143]-154) and index. Complexity-Philosophy. Computational-complexity. Postmodernism. Undergraduate General Stacks: B105.C473 C55 1998]

Conti, S. & G. Dematteis, "Enterprises, Systems, and Network Dynamics: The Challenge of Complexity," in: Conti et al., eds.., The Industrial Enterprise and its Environment: Spatial Perspectives. 1995, [HD58.I485]

Davis, Stan and Christopher Meyer. BLUR: The Speed of Change in the Connected Economy. Addison-Wesley, Reading, Mass., 1998 [HC 79 I55 D382 1998/ Foster BusLib]

Dendrinos, D.S. and M. Sonis. Chaos and Socio-Spatial Dynamics. New York: Springer 1990. [HB 1951 D46 1990]

Driver, M.J. and S. Streufert, "Integrative Complexity: An Approach to Individuals and Groups as Information-Processing Systems," Administrative Science Quarterly vol.14, 1969, 272-85.

Ebeling, Werner; Jan Freund; and Frank Schweitzer Komplexe Strukturen: Entropie und Information Stuttgart: Teubner, 1998, ca. 300 S. (in Vorbereitung)

Gleick, James. Chaos: Making A New Science. Viking/Penguin 1987/1988.

Harmon, John., Complexity in the classroom. [Albany, N.Y.] : New York State English Council, 1998. 195 p. : ill. ; 23 cm. Teaching -- United-States. Instructional-systems. Language-arts -- Study-and-teaching. Complexity-Philosophy. NYSEC monograph. [Suzzallo General Stacks LB1025.3 .C65 1998]

Herrmann, Heinz, From biology to sociopolitics : conceptual continuity in complex systems. New Haven, Conn. : Yale University Press, c1998. [xii, 259 p. ; 24 cm. Includes bibliographical references (p. 233-245) and index. Chaotic-behavior-in-systems. Conceptual-structures-Information-theory. Complexity-Philosophy. Simplicity-Philosophy. Natural Sciences General Stacks Q172.5.C45 H47 1998]

Hotz, Gunter. Komplexitaet als Kriterium in der Theorienbildung. Mainz : Akademie der Wissenschaften und der Literatur ; Stuttgart : F. Steiner Verlag Wiesbaden, c1988. Includes bibliographical references (p. 32-33). Abhandlungen der Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftlichen Klasse ; Jahrg. 1988, Nr. 1. [Natural Sciences Periodicals 506 Ak15a 1988 no.1]

Howitt, Richard, "Complexity in Resource Management: Conceptualizing Abstractions and Internal Relations," in: Rethinking Resource Management: Justics, Sustainability and Indigenous Peoples. London: Routledge, 2001. Ch.3, pp.105ff. [HC59.15 H69 2001/Suzz] [Abstract by Author]

Kelly, Susanne & Mary Ann Allison. The complexity advantage : how the science of complexity can help your business achieve peak performance / Susanne New York : McGraw-Hill, 1999. Organizational-change. Complex-organizations. Complexity-Philosophy. Management. BusinessWeek Books. [UW-Bothell Lib. Stacks HD58.8 .K458 1999 UW-Tacoma Lib. Stacks HD58.8 .K458 1999]

Kiel, Douglas L. and Euel Elliott, eds., Chaos Theory in the Social Sciences.Ann Arbor: The University of Michigan Press, 1996. [H61.25 C48]

Lichfield, Nathaniel [et al.]. Evaluation in planning : facing the challenge of complexity, Dordrecht, The Netherlands ; Boston : Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1998. Space-in-economics -- Congresses. Regional-planning -- Congresses. Evaluation-research -- Congresses. GeoJournal library ; v. 47. [Suzzallo General Stacks HT388 .E9 1998 CHECK THE SHELVES]

Mainzer, Klaus. Thinking in complexity : the complex dynamics of matter, mind, and mankind. 3rd rev. and enl. ed. Berlin ; New York : Springer, c1997. xiv, 361 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. Includes bibliographical references (p. [327]-344) and indexes. Science -- Philosophy -- History. Social-sciences. Computer-science. Complexity-Philosophy. Nonlinear-theories. [Suzzallo General Stacks Q175 .M257 1997]

Rosser, J.Barkley Jr., From Catastrophe to Chaos: A General Theory of Economic Discontinuities, 2nd ed., Boston: Kluwer, 2000. [HB135. R66. 2000]

Rosser, J. Barkley Jr., "On the Complexities of Complex Economic Dynamics, "Journal of Economic Perspectives, 13(4), Fall 1999, 169-192.

Schweitzer, F.: Goethes Morphologie-Konzept und die heutige Selbstorganisations-Theorie, in: Selbstorganisation. Jahrbuch für Komplexität in den Natur- Sozial- und Geisteswissenschaften, Bd. 3: Konzepte von Chaos und Selbstorganisation in der Geschichte der Wissenschaften, (Hrsg. W. Krohn, H.-J. Krug, G. Küppers), Duncker & Humblot, Berlin, 1992, S. 167- 193

Simon, H.A., "The Architecture of Complexity," in The Sciences of the Artificial, The MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 1968, 84- 118.

Warsh, David. The Idea of Economic Complexity. N.Y.: Viking, 1984.

Sonis, M., Hewings, G. (1997) "Economic complexity as network complication: multiregional input-output structural path analysis," Regional Economics Applications Lab, 97-T-1.


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