On this page, you can find resources for those who want to learn more about complexity, systems theory, and resilience. The content on this page is by no means exhaustive. I am hoping that the information you will find here will help you with your teaching and research. Feel free to contact me if you have any questions or comments.
Axelrod, Robert & Cohen, Michael D. 2000. Harnessing Complexity. Basic Books
Gleick, James. 2008. Chaos: Making a New Science. Minerva.
Gleick, James. 2012. The Information: A History, A Theory, A Flood. Vintage.
Comfort. Louise K. 2019. The Dynamics of Risk: Changing Technologies and Collective Action in Seismic Events
Mitchell-Waldrop, Melanie. 1992. Complexity: The Emerging Science at the Edge of Order and Chaos. Simon & Schuster.
Mitchell-Waldrop. Melanie. 2011. Complexity: A Guided Tour.
Mitchell-Waldrop, Melanie. 2019. Artificial Intelligence: A Guide for Thinking Humans.
Page. Scott. Diversity and Complexity.
Holland. John. Signals and Boundaries.
Holland, John. Complexity: A very Short Introduction.
La Porte. Todd. Organized Social Complexity. Princeton University Press.
Stone. James V. 2018. Information Theory: A Tutorial.
Kenney, Michael. 2007. From Pablo to Osama: Trafficking and Terrorist Networks, Government Bureaucracies, and Competitive Adaptation. Pennsylvania State University Press.