Wendy Wheeler
An Introduction to Complexity and Emergence

Wendy Wheeler is a groundbreaking cultural theorist and expert in biosemiotics whose writings posit new ways of thinking about nature and culture. Here she provides an introduction to complexity and emergence, two terms deriving from systems theory now gaining a wider currency in contemporary art.

Wendy Wheeler is Emeritus Professor of English Literature and Cultural Inquiry at London Metropolitan University and a frequent visiting professor at universities in the USA and Australia.

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