ERIC Number: EJ603808
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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The New Sciences and Systemic Change in Education.
Carr-Chellman, Alison A.
Educational Technology, v40 n1 p28-37 Jan-Feb 2000
Discusses the current situation in educational systems based on a consideration of scientific concepts including chaos theory, complexity, and dynamical social systems. Highlights include systemic change in education; perturbation; self-organization; dissipation of rigid structures; sensitivity to initial conditions; entropy; bifurcations; and attractors and phase/space diagramming. (Contains 62 references.) (LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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