Article PDF: 1.2.3 Position Complexity

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Seven rules describing how strategic positions arise from interactions in complex environments.

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This article explains that positions exist from interactions within the complex, adaptive systems that Sun Tzu called "war" and we call "competition". His work was one of the first to explore the unique nature of what we call now "complexity." Today the study of complex systems is used to explain different processes in biology, economics, sociology, physics and many other fields. We bring the findings of this new science back to Sun Tzu's original work, giving us more perspective on how and why they work so well.