Loading, please wait...
:

product description page

Handbook of Research on Chaos and Complexity Theory in the Social Sciences (Hardcover)

Handbook of Research on Chaos and Complexity Theory in the Social Sciences (Hardcover) - image 1 of 1

About this item

The concept of “chaos”, and chaos theory, though it is a field of study specifically in the field of mathematics with applications in physics, engineering, economics, management, and education, has also recently taken root in the social sciences. As a method of analyzing the way in which the digital age has connected society more than ever, chaos and complexity theory serves as a tactic to tie world events and cope with the information overload that is associated with heightened social connectivity. The Handbook of Research on Chaos and Complexity Theory in the Social Sciences explores the theories of chaos and complexity as applied to a variety of disciplines including political science, organizational and management science, economics, and education. Presenting diverse research-based perspectives on mathematical patterns in the world system, this publication is an essential reference source for scholars, researchers, mathematicians, social theorists, and graduate-level students in a variety of disciplines.
Number of Pages: 458
Genre: Mathematics, Social Science
Sub-Genre: Research
Series Title: Advances in Religious and Cultural Studies
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Igi Global
Language: English
Street Date: April 21, 2016
TCIN: 51261235
UPC: 9781522501480
Item Number (DPCI): 248-18-2824
If the item details above aren’t accurate or complete, we want to know about it. Report incorrect product info.

Guest reviews

Prices, promotions, styles and availability may vary by store & online. See our price match guarantee. See how a store is chosen for you.