"Animals of every size, from insects to whales, display this kind of collective behavior
," says Nicholas Ouellette, associate professor of civil and environmental engineering at Stanford University, Palo Alto, Calif.
Christmas is not only a feast but a riveting ambiance that seeps into our collective behavior
. As a people, we are now riding a wave of positivity, our thoughts and actions focused on celebrating our most important religious feast and national fiesta.
He said that community based collective behavior
change will be our preferred approach.
* Safety Culture is the collective behavior
A quasiparticle forms when the collective behavior
of particles in a material creates a disturbance that behaves like a single particle (SN: 10/18/14, p.
Many studies of robot cooperative behavior using mathematical methods can be found to determine the major factor for the system behaviors and have enhanced the understanding of emergent properties of robot collective behavior
. Probabilistic robotics is concerned with perception and control in the face of uncertainty .
The theoretical and comparative influences, all salutary, are not hard to identify: subaltern studies perspectives, the "moral economy" model of collective behavior
, the work of political scientists such as James C.
The emphasis in this definition is on the process of open participation by citizens changing the "relationships, positions and rules" among "stakeholders." In as much as the above definition of social innovation seems useful, it equally misses the political point with respect to the ways in which new forms of collective behavior
, that are enabled by social media, encourage and promote collaborative problem solving.
This book avoids the usual arguments for God in favor of discussing science-based findings, collective behavior
patterns, and the concept of God as an "emergent phenomenon" in each person.
The resulting computational model is robust and is capable of modeling the collective behavior
A grounding in industrial sociology--from the study of the collective behavior
of Trobriand Islanders to the beginning of the social media aspects of Internet usage--led me to explore many aspects of diverse wants and needs, viewed in past, present, and future time frames.
It might be laughable, but consequences of our collective behavior
include continuing national decline.