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Ball, Philip

Why Society is a Complex Matter

Ball, Philip - Why Society is a Complex Matter, ebook

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Table of contents

1. On the Road: Predicting Traffic
Philip Ball

2. Every Move You Make: Patterns of Crowd Movement
Philip Ball

3. Making Your Mind Up: Norms and Decisions
Philip Ball

4. Broken Windows: The Spread and Control of Crime
Philip Ball

5. The Social Web: Networks and Their Failures
Philip Ball

6. Spreading It Around: Mobility, Disease and Epidemics
Philip Ball

7. After the Crash: Economic and Financial Systems
Philip Ball

8. Love Thy Neighbour: How to Foster Cooperation
Philip Ball

9. Living Cities: Urban Development as a Complex System
Philip Ball

10. The Transformation of War: Modelling Modern Conflict
Philip Ball

11. Summary
Philip Ball

12. New Ways to Promote Sustainability and Social Well-Being in a Complex, Strongly Interdependent World: The FuturICT Approach
Dirk Helbing

Keywords: Physics, Socio- and Econophysics, Population and Evolutionary Models, Methodology of the Social Sciences, Complexity, Computer Appl. in Social and Behavioral Sciences, Economic Systems, Communication Studies

Author(s)
Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2012
Language
en
Edition
1
Category
Natural Sciences
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9783642290008

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