Emergence

The sudden appearance of a ping pong table in a public park in Dallas is a perfect example of the concept of emergence in cities, according to this post on <em>Pegasus News</em>.
Jun 10, 2011   Pegasus News
The concept of 'emergence', in science refers to the way complex systems and patterns arise among groups without planned organization. Emergence is now being applied in interesting ways to study urban areas that evolved spontaneously.
Mar 24, 2009   Emergent Urbanism
The complex, organic form of Mediterranean towns has been traced to a dynamic system of reproducing building codes.
Dec 26, 2008   Emergent Urbanism