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Complexiteit Omarmen

Dagdagelijks worden we geconfronteerd met allerlei taken, opdrachten en problemen, meestal gaan we oplossingsgericht op zoek naar de gemakkelijkste, meest efficiënte oplossing zonder het besef dat er mogelijk een dilemma is: “Hou ik het simpel of omarm ik de complexiteit?”...

22 november 2018
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Complexity books

Reference material - Books

  • Yaneer Bar-Yam: Making things work, Solving complex problems in a complex world (2004)
  • Nora Bateson: Small arcs of larger circles, framing through other patterns (2016)
  • Fritjof Capra: The web of life: A new scientific understanding of living systems.
  • Eoyang: A practitioner's landscape (2004). According to Stephen read: Glenda Eoyang describes an evolution in the study of human system dynamics since the eighties with a focus on practical applications.
  • James Gleick: Chaos - The amazing science of the unpredictable (1987)
  • Brian Goodwin; Nature’s due; Healing our fragmented culture
  • Brian Goodwin: How the leopard changed its spots: the evolution of complexity
  • Tina A. Grotzer: Learning causality in a complex world, understanding of consequence
  • John H. Holland: complexity, a very short introduction
  • Ilya Prigogine/Isabelle Strengers: Order out of Chaos: Man's new dialogue with nature (1984-2017)
  • Ton Jörg: New Thinking in Complexity for the Social Sciences and Humanities - A Generative, Transdisciplinary Approach (2011)
  • Stuart Kauffman: The origins of order: selforganisation and selection in evolution
  • Stuart Kauffman: At home in the universe: The search for the laws of self –organisation and complexity
  • Lesley Kuhn: Adventures in complexity, For organisations near the edge of chaos (2009)
  • Elizabeth McMillan: Complexity, Management and the dynamics of Change, Challenges for practice (2008)
  • Melanie Mitchell: Complexity, a guided tour (2009)
  • Diane Nijs: Imagineering the Butterfly Effect, Complexity and Collective creativity in Business and Policy - Designing for Organizational Emergence (2014)
  • Elinor Ostrom, Governance of the commons, 1990
  • Ricard Solé: Phase transitions.
  • Steven H. Strogatz; Sync: How order emerges from chaos in the universe, nature and daily life