Geology and Environmental Science
James Madison University
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Teaching Chaos and Complex Evolutionary Systems Theories at the Introductory Level part of Cutting Edge:Develop Program-Wide Abilities:Complex Systems:Teaching Activities
This is a learning progression of 12 models leading to 19 learning outcomes designed to introduce chaos and complex systems theories concepts in 3 - 5 50 minute classes. Includes power points of class ...
Environmental Systems Theory part of Cutting Edge:Develop Program-Wide Abilities:Complex Systems:Courses
Course begins with an exploration of chaos and complex systems theory as an antidote to the equilibrium thinking most students have been taught. This includes the logistic model as a basic definition of chaos ...
Complex Systems as Evolutionary Systems part of Cutting Edge:Develop Program-Wide Abilities:Complex Systems:Workshop 2010:Participant Essays
Lynn S. Fichter, Department of Geology and Environmental Science, James Madison University March 25, 2010 Ask the average person, "What is the theory of evolution?" and you are likely to get answers like ...