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Appendix B Reading list
The following are selected books that provide an introduction to
complexity science, and a pleasant way to get a big picture
of the field.
- Axelrod, Complexity of Cooperation.
- Axelrod, The Evolution of Cooperation.
- Bak, How Nature Works.
- Barabasi, Linked.
- Buchanan, Nexus.
- Epstein and Axtell, Growing Artificial Societies: Social Science from the Bottom Up.
- Fisher, The Perfect Swarm.
- Flake, The Computational Beauty of Nature.
- Goodwin, How the Leopard Changed Its Spots.
- Holland, Hidden Order.
- Johnson, Emergence.
- Kelly, Out of Control.
- Kluger, Simplexity.
- Levy, Artificial Life.
- Lewin, Complexity: Life at the Edge of Chaos.
- Mitchell, Complexity: A Guided Tour.
- Mitchell Waldrop: Complexity, the emerging science at the edge of order and chaos.
- Resnick, Turtles, Termites, and Traffic Jams.
- Rucker, The Lifebox, The Seashell, and the Soul.
- Sawyer, Social Emergence: Societies As Complex Systems.
- Schelling, Micromotives and Macrobehaviors.
- Schiff, Cellular Automata: A Discrete View of the World.
- Strogatz, Sync.
- Watts, Six Degrees.
- Wolfram, A New Kind Of Science.
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