Curated Resources

Plexus has been a trusted resource, adviser and partner for helping organizations, communities, leaders and consultants think about and manage change in complex systems. Developing the competency of working with complexity in human systems begins by understanding the the Foundations of Complexity in theory, application and practice.

Books & Publications

Curator’s Recommendations

Book Discussion

At Home in the Universe: The Search for the Laws of Self-Organization and Complexity by Stuart Kauffman brilliantly weaves together the excitement of intellectual discovery and a fertile mix of insights to give the general reader a fascinating look at this new science–and at the forces for order that lie at the edge of chaos.

A Complexity Primer

Our introductory complexity primer adapted from Edgeware: Lessons From Complexity Science for Health Care Leaders


Complexity Guide

The Resource Guide and Glossary by Jeffrey Goldstein, is designed to acquaint the reader with
Complexity Science terms.



Podcasts and recorded conversations with Network Members