Democracy and Nature 6 (3):327-339 (2000)

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Arran Gare
Swinburne University of Technology
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In this paper the central ideas and history of the theory of complex systems are described. It is shown how this theory lends itself to different interpretations and, correspondingly, to different political conclusions.
Keywords General Systems Theory  Complexity
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