complexity theory

‘Emergence’ Explained in Everyday Speak… So Defense Forces Might Mean What They Say!

Original blog post can be found here: https://benzweibelson.medium.com/emergence-explained-in-everyday-speak-so-defense-forces-might-mean-what-they-say-f298f6297bf2 I see the term “emergence” used quite…

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Emergence and Non-Linearity for Military Decision-Making

Original blog post can be found here: https://benzweibelson.medium.com/emergence-and-non-linearity-for-military-decision-making-19b7cfdc554a This is an excerpt from a design…

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Your Flight is Delayed: The Impact of Complexity upon a Simple Plan

By Aaron P. Jackson How my planned 30 hour journey became an 88 hour odyssey,…

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The Emergent Art of Military Design: Swedish Armed Forces and the Contemporary Security Environment

Authors: Ben Zweibelson, Lars Hedström, Magnus Lindström & Ulrica Pettersson Excerpt: The Swedish adaptation of design…

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Rose-tinted lenses: how American functionalist strategy inhibits our appreciation of complex conflicts

Abstract: Strategists and military professionals have previously questioned many of the methodological (theoretical underpinnings, the…

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