4 edition of Complex adaptive structures found in the catalog.
|Statement||William B. Spillman, Jr., chair/editor ; sponsored ... by SPIE--the International Society for Optical Engineering.|
|Series||SPIE proceedings series ;, v. 4512, Proceedings of SPIE--the International Society for Optical Engineering ;, v. 4512.|
|Contributions||Spillman, William B., Society of Photo-optical Instrumentation Engineers.|
|LC Classifications||TA1630 .S67 2001|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 272 p. :|
|Number of Pages||272|
|LC Control Number||2002265282|
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In Think Twice: Harnessing the Power of Counterintuition, Mauboussin does a good job adding to the work we’ve already done on complex adaptive systems. You can think of a complex adaptive system in three parts (see the image at the top of this post). First, there is a group of heterogeneous agents. ida. Table 1 summarizes the book's contents. "Panarchy" is the term we use to describe a con- cept that explains the evolving nature of complex adaptive systems. Panarchy is the hierarchical structure in which systems of nature (for example, forests, grasslands, lakes, rivers, and seas), and hu-.
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a book entitled “At Home in the Universe” to explain his perspectives on complexity in the field of biology. Kauffman finds that a combination of natural selection and self-organization leads to matter organizing itself into complex structures in spite of the forces of entropy.
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It has no aids. Complex adaptive systems (CAS) consist of diverse components that are interdependent, act as a unified whole, and have the ability to learn from experience and to adapt to change in the environment.
and in so doing losing structure as entropy increased, Buckley’s complex adaptive systems built-up structure as they adapted in the face of new internal and external interactions. Buckley’s classic paper “Society as a Complex Adaptive System” (Buckley, ) can be seen as providing a useful bridge.
Complex Adaptive Systems (CAS) is a framework for studying, explaining, and understanding systems of agents that collectively combine to form emergent, global level properties.
These agents can be nearly anything, from ants or bees, to brain cells, to water particles in a weather pattern, to groups of cars or people in a city or town. Book Description: This book provides the first clear, comprehensive, and accessible account of complex adaptive social systems, by two of the field's leading authorities.
Such systems--whether political parties, stock markets, or ant colonies--present some of the most intriguing theoretical and practical challenges confronting the social sciences.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Jump to navigation Jump to search. A complex adaptive system is a system in which a perfect understanding of the individual parts does not automatically convey a perfect understanding of the whole system's behavior. In complex adaptive systems, the whole is more complex than its parts, and more complicated and meaningful than the aggregate of its parts.
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Such systems--whether political parties, stock markets, or ant colonies--present some of the most intriguing theoretical and practical challenges confronting the. The U.S. food system has many features characteristic of a complex adaptive system, both in its structure (see Chapter 2) and in its effects (see Chapters ).
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Such systems — whether political parties, stock markets, or ant colonies — present some of the most intriguing theoretical and practical challenges confronting the social sciences.
The study of complex adaptive systems has yielded great insight into how complex, organic-like structures can evolve order and purpose over time. Business organizations, typified by semi-autonomous organizational members interacting at many levels of cognition and action, can be portrayed by the generic constructs and driving mechanisms of complex adaptive systems theory.
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We usually think that complex structures will only work if we have detailed blueprints or a comprehensive set of rules and regulations. While this is generally true for mechanical tasks, it is not the way the open systems of biology work.
Because complex adaptive systems can quickly.