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Making Things Work: Solving Complex Problems in a Complex World

The science of complexity has revolutionized our understanding of everything from the brain to the economy to the weather. This reference shows how it can change the way we approach our most persistent social problems by introducing key concepts like emergence, self-organization, and networks, then using them to propose novel solutions to problems in health care, education, terrorism, and third-world development. Suitable for anyone struggling to cope with complex challenges

Author
Y. Bar-Yam
Topics
Policy, Economics, Epidemiology, Public Health, Game Theory, Social Systems, Social Science, Scaling, Evolution
URL
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