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Systems Theory

A nice summary introduction to Systems Theory in Communication
http://www.bsu.edu/classes/flint/systems.html
A nice overview of the motivation to Systems Theory in general and its roots
http://www.outbacksoftware.com/systems/systems.html
Encyclopedia style overviews
http://encyclopedia.thefreedictionary.com/Systems%20theory http://www.disc.tudelft.nl/information/sc.html
A Curriculum for Cybernetics and Systems Theory
http://www.well.com/user/abs/curriculum.html
Useful summary of recent texts
http://www.geocities.com/combusem/BSGENSYS.HTM
Principia Cybernetica
http://pespmc1.vub.ac.be/TOC.htm
Mathematical Systems Theory
Intermediate Third Edition. Discusses, among other things, such components as capacitors and resistors. http://mail.vssd.nl/hlf/a0033rdintermediate.pdf

Systems Theory in Organizational Communication

Summary of Organizational Systems Theory (very incomplete, but good in what it covers
http://physinfo.ulb.ac.be/cit_courseware/research/theories3.htm

Complexity

What is complexity? A simple overview
http://necsi.org/guide/index.html
Complexity (journal)
http://journals.wiley.com/complexity/
Complexity International Journal
http://www.csu.edu.au/ci/idx-volume.html
Herbert Simons' "Architecture of Complexity"
http://www.virtualteams.com/library/Publications/VirtualTeams%202/CHAPTERS%20PDF/chapter12.pdf
Hierarchy and Self-Organizing Systems
http://commons.somewhere.com/rre/2001/RRE.Hierarchy.and.Histor.html
Against the Building Block Hypothesis
http://www.csu.edu.au/ci/vol04/thornton/building.htm
Attractor Basins
http://www.csu.edu.au/ci/vol06/wuensche/wuensche.html
Complexity and Human Writing
http://www.csu.edu.au/ci/vol07/kokol01/html/
Self Organization, Language, and Cultural Selection
http://www3.interscience.wiley.com/cgi-bin/abstract/94517230/START
Interactive Art
http://www.csu.edu.au/ci/vol08/sommer01/
Evolving consensus among a population of communicators
http://life.csu.edu.au/ci/vol09/wagner01/
Meet, Discuss, and Segregate
http://www3.interscience.wiley.com/cgi-bin/abstract/94517228/START Opinions move based on thresholds within random conversations
Scale and complexity in similuated prisoners dilemma
The Co-evolution of cooperation and complexity in a multi-player, local-interaction prisoners' dilemma. http://www3.interscience.wiley.com/cgi-bin/abstract/80002744/START
Santa Fe School and Emergence of Complexity
http://216.239.37.100/search?q=cache:T4qquSRc5u4C:home.uchicago.edu/~jpadgett/papers/syllabi/complexity.pdf+%22Architecture+of+Complexity%22+media&hl=en&ie=UTF-8

Applications

Direct Digital Control of Building Systems (a book about buildings as systems)
http://www.wileyeurope.com/WileyCDA/WileyTitle/productCd-0471516961.html

Odd but interesting

Grammar Systems Theory (languages of artificial intelligence systems)
http://sziami.cs.bme.hu/~csima/phd1/node4.html

Books that may be worth looking at


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