Complexity Explorer Santa Fe Institute

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Introduction to Dynamical Systems and Chaos (Fall 2018)

Lead instructor:

10.2 Interview: Stephen H. Kellert » Video (34:41) Download Video Subtitles & Transcripts

Stephen H. Kellert is professor of Philosophy at Hamline College in St. Paul, Minnesota, USA.  He is the author of two books:

  • Kellert, Stephen H. In the wake of chaos: Unpredictable order in dynamical systems. University of Chicago press, 1994. []

  • Kellert, Stephen H. Borrowed knowledge: Chaos theory and the challenge of learning across disciplines. University of Chicago Press, 2009. []

He is also a co-editor of an edited volume on interdisciplinary approaches to science:



  • Kellert, Stephen H., Helen E. Longino, and C. Kenneth Waters, eds. Scientific pluralism. U of Minnesota Press, 2006. [minnesota press]


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