Complexity

Recursiveness: A Key Design Concept for Transforming Organizations from Centralized Hierarchies toward what Militaries Hark as ‘Mission Command’ and ‘Mutual Trust’ in Complex Warfare Contexts (using Whitesnake lyrics and a Friends Episode)

Original post can be found here: https://benzweibelson.medium.com/recursiveness-a-key-design-concept-for-transforming-organizations-from-centralized-hierarchies-6062c6c199d8 Recursiveness is not a common term offered in…

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Understanding Emergence: How Complexity Theory Requires Getting Out of the Military’s Favored Newtonian Box

Original blog post can be found here: https://benzweibelson.medium.com/understanding-emergence-how-complexity-theory-requires-getting-out-of-the-militarys-favored-bf914e06f1e The above image is similar to one…

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Shifting Military Decision-Making from Single Ends to Emergent Multiplicities

Original blog post can be found here: https://benzweibelson.medium.com/shifting-military-decision-making-from-single-ends-to-emergent-multiplicities-5ae56c3a1ee1 This is an excerpt from a design…

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Inspire: Design as a Way of Thinking to Address Complex Problems in the CAF

AOD Connect 2021: Inspire In this video MGen Craig Aitchison discusses Design as an effective…

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Designing in Complex Security Contexts: Enabling Frame Awareness through Sharks, Dollar Signs, and Police Badges

Abstract: Over the last decade, the emergence of military design theorists, educators, and practitioners has…

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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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