Journal on Policy & Complex Systems Volume 1, Number 2, Fall 2014

Volume 1, Number 2 Fall 2014 © 2015 Policy Studies Organization Table of Contents Welcome to Policy and Complex Systems Journal_____________________________1 Mirsad Hadžikadić Complexity Theory Section Complexity: A Review of the Classics______________________________________3 Bernardo Alves Furtado, Ph.D. & Patrícia Alessandra Morita Sakowski Systematic Power from a Complexity Theory Point of View__________________19 John R. Wood, Ph.D. & Michael Givel, Ph.D. Application of Complexity in Policy Section Islamic Development Thinking After the Global Financial Crisis: Shaking the “Consensus” or Mimicking It _______________________________________________42 Robert Geyer, Ph.D. & Steve Royle, Ph.D. Functionality, Accuracy, and Feasibility: Talking with Modelers________________60 Jennifer Badham Complexity and Policy Simulations Bridging Complexity Science and the Social Determinants of Health ___________88 George A. Kaplan, Ph.D. & Sandro Galea, MD, DrPH Modeling Market Dynamics in a Super Octane Ethanol Fuel Blend-Vehicle Powertrain System: Understanding the role of consumer perception in ethanol market growth____________________________________________________________110 William Chernicoff, Sergey Naumov, Shahryar Sarkani, Ph.D., & Thomas Holzer, Ph.D. What’s On the Menu: Assessing Manufactured Risk in Restaurant Inspection Systems Using Agent-Based Models ____________________________________________138 Sara McPhee-Knowles Book Review Book Review - Dynamics Among Nations: The Evolution Of Legitimacy And Development In Modern States_____________________________________________158 David Hales, Ph.D.