The Physics of Complex Systems
Some recent publications (1985 - present)
(Available either as reprints, or at nominal reproduction and S&H costs)
Iberall, A. and Hassler, F. A Quantitative model for the operation of a
social system - USA past and future, in preparation.
Iberall, A., A physics for the evolution of life and mind - On the genesis of
command-control in the living organism, in preparation.
Iberall, A., Wilkinson, D. On understanding language and its origins,
International Soc. Compar. Study of Civilization, in review.
Iberall, A. What makes Sammy-Samantha and other mammals run?, in review.
Iberall, A. A physical (homeokinetic) foundation for the Gibsonian theory of
perception and action, Ecolog. Psychol. 7(1): 37-68, 1995.
Iberall, A., A characteristic 500-year process-time in cutural civilization,
Comparative Civilization Review, 32: 146-162, Spring, 1995.
Moore, A. Understanding event analysis using the films of Timothy Asch,
Visual Anthropology Review, 11(1): 38-52, 1995.
Iberall, A. Letter and response "Complexity Study: An alternative history",
Physics Today, February, 1994.
Iberall, A. Wilkinson, D. Reply to Hord, Comparative Civilizations Review
Iberall, A., Wilkinson, D. On defining civilization. Comparative
Civilization Review, Spring 1993.
Iberall, A., Wilkinson, White, D.
Foundations for Social and Biological Evolution, Cri de Coeur Press,
Laguna Hills, CA, 1993.
Gerstner, G. Quantifiable temporal and spatial behavioral patterns in six
mammalian species, U.C.L.A. Ph.D. Dissertation, (Ann Arbor Dissertation
Iberall, A. Does intention have a characteristic fast scale?
4: 39, 1992
Moore, A. Cultural Anthropology: The Field Study of Human Beings. San
Diego, CA: Collegiate Press, 1992.
Robbins, E., Iberall, A. Mineral remains of early life on Earth; on Mars?
Geomicrobiol. J. 9: 51-66, 1991.
Iberall, A. How to run a society, 6 parts,
CP2: Commentaries, Physical and Philosophic, Laguna Hills, CA,
Iberall, A. A theoretical model for average river runoff. GeoJ. 21.3:
Iberall, A. A commentary on an ecological approach to motor systems.
Ecolog. Psych. 2:
Baum, R. Locating Politics: A Preliminary Inquiry into the Origins and
Evolution of Command and Control in Human Collectivities, 1988.
From (F. Yates, Ed.) Self-Organizing Systems: The Emergence of Order.
New York: Plenum Press, 1987.
- Soodak, H. Origins: Galaxies, Stars, Life.
- Iberall, A. On rivers.
- Soodak, H., Iberall, A. Thermodynamics and complex systems.
- Iberall, A., Soodak, H. A physics for complex systems.
- Iberall, A. A physics for study of civilizations.
Baum, R. Ritual and Rationality: Sacred Origins of the Bureaucratic Tradition
in Ancient China,1986.
Wilkinson, D., Iberall, A. From systems physics to world politics: Invitation
to an enterprise. In: M. Karns (ed), Persistent Patterns and Emergent
Structures in a Waning Century Praeger, NY, 1986
Iberall, A. Dynamics of mammalian thermoregulation and its circadian
component. J. Appl. Physiol., 61: 1230-1233, 1986.
Iberall, A: Outlining social physics for modern societies - locating culture,
economics, and politics: The Enlightenment reconsidered. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci.
82: 5582, 1985.
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