This is no paradox, once we are able to see the distinctions between simplisticness and simplicity and the ways both relate to complexity and complicatedness
No discussion about the complicatedness
of anorexia took place, nor did the show attempt to discuss any of the reasons that someone might choose pro-ana for themselves.
I prefer the greater speed and uncertainty and complicatedness
I stress all these polarities, sometimes assumed and sometimes explicitly dealt with in this book, to suggest the complicatedness
of Taves's task and to indicate something of the sophistication with which she brings it off.
Di fferent from Hong Kong movies, however, the cinematic complicatedness
that Fifth Generation film exhibits is not merely this kind of "double writing" or exotic differend, but rather a contradictory mode of self-translation that transforms cross-cultural fetishism into a defamiliarizing exploration.
I mention Fuss's work because she offers a psychological explanation for the complicatedness
of identity, something noted by the interviewees.
According to the Minister of Agriculture, the complicatedness
of the distribution system resulted from Pusri's incompetence in handling its duties.
The stability of an ecosystem is a direct function of complicatedness
as measured by the number of components of which the ecosystem is made.
I make a distinction between "complicatedness
" and "complexity": complicatedness
is a measure of the number of nonredundant events per unit time at the musical surface; complexity is a measure of the types and levels of mental representation that the listener unconsciously assigns to the musical surface.
un-systemic thinking (as a dialectical system) Systems/systemic/ Un-systemic/ holistic thinking traditional thinking Interdependences, relations, Independence, dependence, openness, interconnectedness, closeness, a single dialectical system viewpoint/system Complexity (& complicatedness
) Simplicity, or complicatedness
alone Attractors No influential force(s), but isolation Emergence No process of making new attributes Synergy, system, synthesis No new attributes resulting from relations Whole, holism, big picture, holon Parts and partial attributes only Networking, interaction, interplay No mutual influences
Despite various pressures, from the complicatedness
of the cloves trading mechanism, the antismoking campaigns, the increase in cigarette duty bands, to the current economic turmoil, the cigarette industry has managed to survive and grow.
At one level, complexity in common usage means only complicatedness
, but at another level that use of complexity has an eye on what is making the situation so complicated.