Special Issue Call for Papers about “Complexity” for Social Science & Medicine

Special Issue Call for Papers: Complexity in Health and Health Care Systems - News - Social Science & Medicine (ISSN 0277-9536) - Elsevier Social Science & Medicine have made a special call for papers dealing with complexity in health and health care. This includes new conceptualisations, methods, analysis of uncertainty, optimisation, self-organisation, emergence, non-linearity and … Continue reading Special Issue Call for Papers about “Complexity” for Social Science & Medicine

“The Bandwagon” or “Shannon gets narky” (1956)

IEEE Xplore - The bandwagon (Edtl.) From 1956, Claude Shannon remarks on the application of information theory to broad ranges of other disciplines. Two of my favourite quotations from here: “It will be all too easy for our somewhat artificial prosperity to collapse overnight when it is realized that the use of a few exciting … Continue reading “The Bandwagon” or “Shannon gets narky” (1956)