A synthesis and a practical approach to complex systems

@article{Brodu2009ASA,
  title={A synthesis and a practical approach to complex systems},
  author={Nicolas Brodu},
  journal={Complex.},
  year={2009},
  volume={15},
  pages={36-60}
}
  • N. Brodu
  • Published 1 June 2006
  • Business
  • Complex.
This document is both a synthesis of current notions about complex systems and a practical approach description. A disambiguation is proposed and exposes possible reasons for controversies related to causation and emergence. Theoretical considerations about simulations are presented. A justification is then given for the development of practical tools and techniques for the investigation of complex systems. A methodology for the usage of these tools is finally suggested, illustrated by… 
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