Contents of Volume 12

No. 1. January, 2008

Cover art: "Electric Sheep #10".
Scott Draves

Civilization in Spite of Ourselves.
Stephen J. Guastello, pg. 1
ABSTRACT   PDF[35k]   

Spatial Behavior Analysis at the Global Level Using Fractal Geometry.
Roger C. Sambrook, pg. 3
ABSTRACT   PDF[799k]   

The Fractal City Theory Revisited: New Empirical Evidence from the Distribution of Romanian Cities and Towns.
Liliana Gligor & Mircea Gligor, pg. 15
ABSTRACT   PDF[954k]   

Dynamics of a Discrete Population Model for Extinction and Sustainability in Ancient Civilizations.
William Basener, Bernard Brooks, Michael Radin & Tamas Wiandt, pg. 29

Prey-Producing Predators: The Ecology of Human Intensification.
Charles Efferson, pg. 55
ABSTRACT   PDF[464k]   

Dynamics of Attitudes and Genetic Processes.
Stephen J. Guastello & Denise D. Guastello, pg. 75
ABSTRACT   PDF[132k]   

Violent Societies: An Application of Orbital Decomposition to the Problem of Human Violence.
M. Spohn, pg. 87
ABSTRACT   PDF[369k]   

Biophilic Fractals and the Visual Journey of Organic Screen-savers.
R. P. Taylor & J. C. Sprott, pg. 117

Art Feature for 2008: Electric Sheep.
Scott Draves, pg. 131
ABSTRACT   PDF[17k]   

No. 2. April, 2008

Cover art: "Electric Sheep #13".
Scott Draves

New Method to Study DNA Sequences: The Languages of Evolution.
Gino Spinelli & David Mayer-Foulkes, pg. 133
ABSTRACT   PDF[479k]   

Dimensional Analysis of Actigraphic Derived Sleep Data.
J. E. Slaven , M. E. Andrew, J. M. Violanti, C. M. Burchfiel, A. Mnatsakanova & B. J. Vila, pg. 153
ABSTRACT   PDF[70k]   

Entropy Conservation in the Control of Human Action.
S. Lee Hong & Karl M. Newell, pg. 163
ABSTRACT   PDF[362k]   

Dynamic Constancy as a Basis for Perceptual Hierarchies.
Thomas E. Malloy & Gary C. Jensen, pg. 191
ABSTRACT   PDF[105k]   

Cusp Catastrophe Model for Binge Drinking in a College Population.
Kelly E. Smerz & Stephen J. Guastello , pg. 205
ABSTRACT   PDF[240k]   

Book Review: Where Medicine Went Wrong: Rediscovering the Path to, by Complexity by Bruce J. West.
pg. 225

No. 3. July, 2008

Cover art: "Electric Sheep #7".
Scott Draves

Rat Instigated Human Population Collapse on Easter Island.
William Basener, Bernard Brooks, Michael Radin & Tamas Wiandt, pg. 227
ABSTRACT   PDF[161k]   

Mutual Information in the Evolution of Trajectories in Discrete Aiming Movements.
Shih-Chiung Lai, Gottfried Mayer-Kress & Karl M. Newell, pg. 241
ABSTRACT   PDF[133k]   

A Catastrophe Model for the Prospect-Utility Theory Question.
Terence A. Oliva & Sean R. McDade, pg. 261
ABSTRACT   PDF[333k]   

Toward a Theory of Leadership in Complex Systems: Computational Modeling Explorations.
James K. Hazy, pg. 281
ABSTRACT   PDF[337k]   

Debating the Role of Econophysics.
J. Barkley Rosser, Jr., pg. 311
ABSTRACT   PDF[118k]   

Book Review: Computational Mind: A Complex Dynamics Perspective by V. G. Ivancevic and T. T. Ivancevic.
pg. 325

No. 4. October, 2008

Cover art: "Electric Sheep #18".
Scott Draves

Stochastic Phase Decoupling in Dynamical Networks.
William Sulis, pg. 327
ABSTRACT   PDF[193k]   

Nonlinear Dynamical Modeling in ECG Analysis: A Heuristic Guideline.
Aydin A. Cecen & Cahit Erkal, pg. 359
ABSTRACT   PDF[119k]   

The Emergence of Dynamic Form Through Phase Relations in Dynamical Systems.
Thomas E. Malloy, Jonathan Butner & Gary C. Jensen, pg. 371
ABSTRACT   PDF[173k]   

Cross-cultural Generalizability of a Cusp Catastrophe Model for Binge Drinking Among College Students.
Stephen J. Guastello, Yuji Aruka, Meghan Doyle & Kelly E. Smerz, pg. 397
ABSTRACT   PDF[66k]   

Explaining Health Care Utilization For Panic Attacks Using Cusp Catastrophe Modeling.
David Katerndahl, pg. 409
ABSTRACT   PDF[271k]   

The Annual International Conferences of the Society for Chaos Theory in Psychology & Life Sciences / Ad Hoc Reviewers for 2008.
pg. 425