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SYSTEMS THEORY




   • artificial life
   • autopoeisis

   • Bernard system
   • butterfly effect

   • catastrophe theory
   • causality
   • cellular automaton
   • chaos
   • complex adaptive system
   • complex system
   • complexity
   • cybernetics

   • deterministic system
   • dissipative structure
   • dynamical system

   • edge of chaos
   • emergence

   • feedback

   • Gaia hypothesis

   • holistic

   • instability

   • linear system
   • Lorenz, Edward Norton (1917–2008)

   • nonlinear system

   • phase transition
   • planets as living beings

   • self-organization
   • self-organized criticality
   • stochastic process
   • superorganism
   • system

   • time-reversible
   • transfer function

   • van der Pol, Balthazar (1889–1959)