Michael Strevens shows how simplicity can co-exist with the tangled interconnections within complex systems. By looking at the foundations of statistical reasoning about complex systems (gases, ecosystems and even social systems) he provides an understanding of how simplicity emerges from complexity.The phenomenon is quite general: systems of many parts, no matter what those parts are made of or how they interact, often ... It is not enough simply to master spa itself, as EPA makes probabilistic assumptions about the dynamics of complexanbsp;...
|Title||:||BIGGER THAN CHAOS|
|Publisher||:||Harvard University Press - 2003|