Contents of Volume 08

No. 1. January, 2004

Cover Design: Fractal Graphic.
J. C. Sprott

Progress in Applied Nonlinear Dynamics: Welcome to NDPLS Volume 8.
Stephen J. Guastello, pg. 1

The Problematisation of Existence: Towards a Philosophy of Complexity.
Kurt Richardson, pg. 17
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Transitions Between Two Pictorial Attractors.
Robert A. M. Gregson, pg. 41
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Situated Learning Theory: Adding Rate and Complexity Effects via Kauffman”s NK Model.
Yu Yuan & Bill McKelvey, pg. 65
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Can a Monkey with a Computer Create Art?.
J. C. Sprott, pg. 103
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Book Review: Chaos and Time Series Analysis by Julien Clinton Sprott.

No. 2. April, 2004

Cover Design: Fractal Graphic.
J. C. Sprott, pg. 115

Agent-Based Modeling in the Social and Behavioral Sciences.
Euel Elliott & L. Douglas Kiel, pg. 121
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Emergence of Constraint in Self-organizing Systems.
Stephen Guerin & Daniel Kunkle, pg. 131
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Avoiding Synchrony as a Strategy of Female Mate Choice.
Jeffrey C. Schank, pg. 147
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Using Agent-Based Simulation to Examine the Robustness of Up-or-Out Promotion Systems in Universities.
Steven E. Phelan, pg. 177
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Personnel Turnover In Organizations: An Agent-Based Simulation Model.
Arianna Dal Forno & Ugo Merlone, pg. 205
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Heterogeneity and Evolution of Expectations in a Model of Currency Crisis.
Jasmina Arifovic & Paul Masson, pg. 231
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Robust Reasoning With Agent-Based Modeling.
Steven Bankes & Robert Lempert, pg. 259
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Trends in Complexity Theories and Computation in the Social Sciences.
Leslie Henrickson, pg. 259
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No. 3. July, 2004

Cover Design: Fractal Graphic.
J. C. Sprott

Dynamical Models of Love.
J. C. Sprott, pg. 303
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Fractal Meta-analysis and ‘Causality’ Embedded in Complexity: Advanced Understanding of Disease Etiology.
Eystein Glattre & Jan F. Nyg㥲, pg. 315
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Coordination Learning in Stag Hunt Games with Application to Emergency Management.
Stephen J. Guastello & Robert W. Bond, Jr., pg. 345

A Model of Chaotic Drug Markets and Their Control.
Doris A. Behrens, Jonathan P. Caulkins & Gustav Feichtinger, pg. 375
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Dynamic Analysis of News Streams: Institutional versus Environmental Effects.
Kevin Dooley & Steven Corman, pg. 403
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Book Review: The Nonlinear Workbook, 2nd Edition, by Willi-Hans Steeb.
pg. 429

Book Review: Changing Mind: Transitions in Natural and Artificial Environments; Studies of Nonlinear Phenomena in Life Science, Vol. 9. By Franco F Orsucci.
pg. 431

Book Review: The Great Adventure: Toward a Fully Human Theory of Evolution. Edited by David Loye.
pg. 437

Book Review: Goodman, Paul S., Ancona, Deborah G., Lawrence, Barbara S., & Tushman, Michael L. (Eds.). (2001). Special topic forum on time and organizational research. Academy of Management Review.
pg. 441

No. 4. October, 2004

Cover Design: Fractal Graphic.
J. C. Sprott

Information Hidden in Signals and Macromolecules I. Symbolic Time-series Analysis.
Miguel A. Jim㩮z-Montaño, Rainer Feistel & Oscar Diez-Mart㭮z, pg. 445
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The Fractal Dynamics of Self-Esteem and Physical Self.
Didier Delignieres, Marina Fortes & Gregory Ninot, pg. 479
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Backward and Forward-Looking Expectations in a Chaotic Cobweb Model .
Cristiana Mammana & Elisabetta Michetti, pg. 511
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Key Word Index for NDPLS Articles 1997-2003.
Stephen J. Guastello & Patrick R. Gunderson, pg. 527
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Ad Hoc Reviewers for 2003 / Color Figures for 2003 / Manuscripts Accepted for Volume 9 (2005).
pg. 535