week 2. Kohler, Timothy A. 2000. Dynamics in Human and Primate Societies: Agent-Based Modeling of Social and Spatial Processes (SFI Studies of Complexity). Anasazi Village Formation simulation
week 2. John H. Holland, 1999. Emergence: From chaos to order. Reading, MA: Addison Wesley. Barnes/Noble: $12.80+
week 3. Hutchins, Ed. 1996. Cognition in the Wild. MIT Press.
week 3. Resnick, Mitchel, and Mitchell Resnick. 1997. Turtles, Termites, and Traffic Jams: Explorations in Massively Parallel Microworlds (Complex Adaptive Systems). Ships in 2-3 days - Amazon Price: $12.50.
week 4. Kauffman, Stuart A. 2000. Investigations. Hardcover Usually ships in 24 hours - Amazon: $24.00. A 1996 preprint is on the SFI web pages.
week 4. Kauffman, Stuart A.1995. At Home in the Universe: The Search for Laws of Self-Organization and Complexity. Oxford University Press.
week 5. Prietula, Michael and Kathleen Carley (eds.). 1998. Simulating Organizations: Computational Models of Institutions and Groups. MIT Press.
week 6. Schelling, Thomas C. 1978. Last chapter, pp. 137-155, Micro Motives and Macro Behavior Paperback Usually ships in 24 hours - Amazon Price: $17.50.
week 6. Axelrod, Robert M. 1997. The Complexity of Cooperation: Agent-Based Models of Competition and Cooperation . Ships in 24 hours - Amazon: $13.70
week 6. Skyrms, Brian 1996. Evolution of the Social Contract. Amazon: $16.96+ Cambridge University Press. See Bill Harms simulator for the dynamics of some of the games in Evolution of the Social Contract: see also Harm's et al. Evolving Artificial Moral Ecologies and its contents page, at the E.A.M.E. site
week 6. Brams, Steven J. 1996. Theory of Moves. Cambridge University Press. (see Robert Matthews 2001 report on BEYOND GAME THEORY - the dynamic nature of conflicts ) http://www.worldlink.co.uk/discuss/msgReader$442
week 3. Resnick, Mitchel, and Mitchell Resnick; 1997. First chapter, pp. 3-19 on decentralization (Foundations). Turtles, Termites, and Traffic Jams: Explorations in Massively Parallel Microworlds (Complex Adaptive Systems).
week 3. Johnson, Norman L. 2000. PARTS 3-5: A Developmental View of Evolving Systems - Illustrated by a Model Problem. Artificial Life Journal 7. MIT Press.
week 3. Wolpert, David H. et al. 1999. Using Collective Intelligence to Route Internet Traffic. In, Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 11. MIT Press. Check out: Collective Intelligence and New Results in Collective Intelligence David H. Wolpert
week 4. Jain, Sanjay and Sandeep Krishna. 2000. A model for the emergence of cooperation, interdependence and structure in evolving networks. Adaptation and Self-Organizing Systems. May Issue.
week 4. Anderson, Philip. 1999. Complexity Theory and Organization Science. Organization Science 10:216-232.
week 4. Kauffman's Biosgroup, websight, glossary, research insights, applications
week 5. Network publications from Barabási's group, Self-Organized Networks
week 5. Arthur De Vany and David Walls, Bose-Einstein Dynamics and Adaptive Contracting in the Motion Picture Industry The Economic Journal (November 1996) 1493--1514.
week 5. Saari, Donald. Complexity in Economics.
week 6. Holland, John H. 1999. Ch. 12 pp. 221-249. Emergence: From chaos to order.
week 7. Skyrms - A dynamic model of network formation
week 8. Powell, White and Koput - network dynamics in the biotechnical industry 1988-99