Contents of Volume 09

No. 1. January, 2005

Cover design: Blue Splatter.
Richard P. Taylor

The Case of the Missing Third.
Robin Robertson, pg. 1
ABSTRACT   PDF[131k]   

Dynamical Models of Happiness.
J. C. Sprott, pg. 23
ABSTRACT   PDF[249k]   

Mapping Knowledge to Boolean Dynamic Systems in Bateson’s Epistemology.
Thomas E. Malloy, Gary C. Jensen & Timothy Song, pg. 37
ABSTRACT   PDF[340k]   

Unnatural Selection: Talent Identification and Development in Sport.
Angela Abbott, Chris Button, Gert-Jan Pepping & Dave Collins, pg. 61
ABSTRACT   PDF[563k]   

Perceptual and Physiological Responses to the Visual Complexity of Fractal Patterns .
R. P. Taylor , B. Spehar, J. A. Wise, C. W. G. Clifford, B. R. Newell, C. M. Hagerhall, T. Purcell & T. P. Martin , pg. 89
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Fractal Aesthetics: Cover Art For 2005.
Richard P. Taylor, pg. 115
ABSTRACT   PDF[24k]   

Book Review: Complex-Valued Neural Networks: Theories and Applications. Edited by Akira Hirose.
pg. 117

No. 2. April, 2005

Cover design: Bubbles.
Richard P. Taylor

Observing Collectivities as Simplex Systems: The Combinatory Systems Approach.
Piero Mella, pg. 121
ABSTRACT   PDF[462k]   GRAPHIC[185k]   

Everybody Else Is: Networks, Power Laws and Peer Contagion in the Aggressive Recess Behavior of Elementary School Boys.
Keith Warren, Gheorghe Craciun & Dawn Anderson-Butcher, pg. 155
ABSTRACT   PDF[257k]   

Origins of Group Coordination: Nonlinear Dynamics and the Role of Verbalization.
Stephen J. Guastello, Benjamin R. Bock, Philip Caldwell & Robert W. Bond, Jr., pg. 175
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Discreteness or Convexity of the State Space: Implications for Nonlinear Economics.
Mohammed H. I Dore, pg. 209
ABSTRACT   PDF[269k]   

Book Review: Metacreation: Art and Artificial Life, by Mitchell Whitelaw.
pg. 229

Book Review: Imitation of Life: How Biology Is Inspiring Computing, by Nancy Forbes.
pg. 231

No. 3. July, 2005

Cover graphic: "Cobwebs".
Richard P. Taylor

Third Nature: The Co-Evolution of Human Behavior, Culture, and Technology.
William A. Johnston, pg. 235
ABSTRACT   PDF[163k]   

The Psychophysics of Tactile Amplitude Summation: A test of the Γ Nonlinear Model.
Doug Mahar, pg. 281
ABSTRACT   PDF[240k]   

A Rugged Landscape Model for Self-Organization and Emergent Leadership in Creative Problem Solving and Production Groups.
Stephen J. Guastello, Joanna Craven, Karen M. Zygowicz & Benjamin R. Bock, pg. 297
ABSTRACT   PDF[176k]   

Path-Dependent Economic Evolution with Capital Accumulation and Education.
Wei-Bin Zhang, pg. 335
ABSTRACT   PDF[998k]   

Book Review: Voices from the Field: An Introduction to Human Systems Dynamics, Edited by Glenda Eoyang.
pg. 359

Book Review: Unstable Singularities and Randomness, Their Importance in the Complexity of Physical, Biological and Social Sciences, By Joseph P. Zbilut.
pg. 363

Book Review: Mind and Causality, Edited by Alberto Peruzzi.
pg. 367

Manuscripts Accepted and Forthcoming Special Issues.
pg. 370

No. 4. October, 2005

Cover graphic: "Fracture".
Richard P. Taylor

Introduction to Nonlinear Methodology, Part I: Challenges We Face and Those That We Offer.
Robert A. M. Gregson & Stephen J. Guastello, pg. 371

The Danger of Wishing for Chaos.
Patrick McSharry, pg. 375
ABSTRACT   PDF[336k]   

Nonlinear Dynamical Analysis of Noisy Time Series.
Andrew Heathcote & David Elliott, pg. 399
ABSTRACT   PDF[489k]   

Methodological Issues in the Application of Monofractal Analyses in Psychological and Behavioral Research.
Didier Deligni㨲s, Kjerstin Torre & Loïc Lemoine, pg. 435
ABSTRACT   PDF[500k]   

Statistical Distributions and Self-organizing Phenomena: What Conclusions Should be Drawn?.
Stephen J. Guastello, pg. 463
ABSTRACT   PDF[307k]   

Identifying Ill-Behaved Nonlinear Processes Without Metrics: Use of Symbolic Dynamics.
Robert A. M. Gregson, pg. 479
ABSTRACT   PDF[388k]   

Bios Data Analyzer.
H. Sabelli, A. Sugerman, L. Kovacevic, L. Kauffman, L. Carlson-Sabelli, M. Patel & J. Konecki, pg. 505
ABSTRACT   PDF[516k]   

Ad Hoc Reviewers for 2005 / Color Figures for 2005 / Manuscripts Accepted for Volume 10 (2006).
pg. 539