Publications & Presentations: 1995-2010

Abraham, F. D. (1995a). Introduction to dynamics: A basic language; A basic metamodeling strategy. In F. D. Abraham & A. R. Gilgen (Eds.), Chaos theory in Psychology. Westport: Greenwood/Praeger.

Abraham, F. D. (1995b). A postscript on language, modelling, and metaphor. In F. D. Abraham & A. R. Gilgen (Eds.), Chaos theory in psychology. Westport: Greenwood/Praeger.

Abraham, F. D. (1995c). Chaos, courage, choice, and creativity. Psychological Perspectives, 25, 65-70.

Abraham, F. D. (1995d). Dynamics, bifurcation, self-organization, chaos, mind, conflict, insensitivity to initial conditions, time, unification, diversity, free will, and social responsibility. In R. Robertson & A. Combs (Eds.), Chaos theory in psychology and the life sciences. Mahwah: Erlbaum.

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Abraham, F. D. (1995e) Commentary. As virtual participant in the Nonlinear Techniques in Physiological Time Series Analysis, an international workshop with internet participation, 23-27 October, Dresden, Germany. (NTPTSA) NTPTSA URL Germany NTPTSA URL Mirror USA

Abraham, F.D. (1996a). The dynamics of creativity & the courage to be. In W. Sulis & A. Combs (Eds.), Nonlinear dynamics in human behavior. Studies of nonlinear phenomena in life science, vol. 5. Singapore: World Scientific.

Abraham, F.D. (1996b). The Berezin-Protagoras-Abraham Correspondence. Dialogue.

Abraham, F.D. (1996c). Jungian archetypes: Jung, Gödel, & the history of archetypes by Robin Robertson. A review. Newsletter, Society for Chaos Theory in Psychology and Life Sciences, 4.

Abraham, F. D. (1996d). Dynamical modelling and research of collective cognition. Khepri Institute/Club of Budapest Conference, Montselice, Italy.

Abraham, F.D. (1997a). Nonlinear coherence in multivariate research: Invariants and the reconstruction of attractors. Nonlinear Dynamics, Psychology & Life Science, 1, 7-34.

Abraham, F.D. (1997b). An holistic thread in the dynamical fabric of psychology. In Montouri, A. (Ed.), The Dialectic of Evolution: Essays in Honor of David Loye, special issue. World Futures, 49, 159-201.

Abraham, F. D. (1997c). Book Review: E. Ott, T. Sauer, & J. A. Yorke (Eds.), Coping with Chaos: Analysis of Chaotic Data and The Exploitation of Chaotic Systems, New York: John Wiley & Sons. Nonlinear Dynamics, Psychology & Life Science, 1, 227-232 (shorter versions in this site and in World Futures.)

Abraham, F. D. (1997d). Analys Dynamichecky Sychologcheckic System. In I. N. Trofimova (Ed.), Synergemika i Psychologia (Synergetics and Psychology. (In Russian.) Moscow.

Abraham, F. D. (1998a). Sophia: The courage to become wise. Convergence (Silliman University), 4, 6-8.

Abraham, F. D. (1998b). Chao-footnotes to Kristevan semeiotics. Proceedings Washington Evolutionary Systems Society, and abstract, powerpoint slide show, and short paper this site. Also presented to Visayan Psychological Association, March, 1999, Dumaguete, Philippines.

Abraham, F. D. (1998c). Operationsim review. Presentation at 7th Annual Conference, Chaos Society for Psychology and the Life Sciences, Aug. 3, 1998. Powerpoint slide show.

Abraham, F. D. (1999a). Chaos Theory: Metaphoric and Scientific Applications in Psychology. Workshop presented to Philippine Association for Psychology. Manila.

Abraham, F. D. with students of Silliman University. (1999b). A Cooperative Learning and Research Project About Choice of Major and Career Among Psychology Students at Silliman University. Poster/powerpoint presentation at Philippine Association for Psychology. Manila.

Abraham, F. D. with students of Silliman University. (In press). Family Style: Student Views of an American Study from a Philippine Perspective. Convergence (Silliman University journal). (Not sure it got published, but see below, Abraham, Valbuena, & Psychardas.)

Abraham, F. D. (1999d). Neurodynamics of Psychoanalytic Theory. Invited address, American Psychological Association. Boston.

Abraham, F. D. (1999e). Multivariate Approaches to Nonlinear Coherence: Stewart’s Methods Based on False Nearest Neighbors: Brief Postscript on their significance. In N. Pradhan, P. E. Rapp & R. Sreenivasan (eds.), Nonlinear Dyanimics and Brain Functioning. Commack: Nova Science.

Abraham, F. D. (2001). Topoi and Transformation. The Journal of Psychospiritual Transformation.

Abraham, F. D. (2004). Book Review: Chaos and Time-Series Analysis by J. C. Sprott. Nonlinear Dynamics, Psychology, and Life Sciences, 8, 115-120.

Abraham, F. D. (2006).  Derrida:  Some conversation in memorium.  Silliman Journal, 47(2), 195-204.

Abraham, F.D. (2007).  Cyborgs, cyberspace, cybersexuality: The evolution of everyday creativity.  In R. Richards, (ed.), Everyday creativity and new views of human nature.  Washington, D.C.: American Psychological Association.

Abraham, F.D. (2008).  An inquiry/review into the generalized spectrum of dimensions, Dq, and its Relevance to Research.  Chaos and Complexity Letters, 4(2), 193-204.
pp. 193-204 ( (Also presented at the Winter Chaos Conference of the Blueberry Brain Institute, Puerto Rico, 2006.)

Abraham, F.D. (2010). Brief comment on Gregory Nixon’s Hollows of experience: Derrida.  Journal of Consciousness Exploration & Research, 1(3), 339-342.

Abraham, F.D. (in press?). The Dynamics of Culture Horace B. Sillimn Lecture, Silliman University, 26 May 2010, to appear in Silliman Journal.  Abraham, F.D. (in press).

Abraham, F.D. (2011).  Media Ecology, Globalization, & Emancipation: Beyond the Carnivalesque.  Lumina, 22(1) [PDF].  Keynote at the 33rd Conference of the Philosophical Association of the Visayas and Mindanao, Silliman University & Saint Paul University, 29 May 2010, Dumaguete City, Philippines.  Also at 

Abraham, F. D. with R. H. Abraham (1999d). Chaos Theory and Social Theory: Future modern, and Pre-modern (with a powerpoint presentation on Galileo). Keynote speech at Society for Chaos Theory in Psychology and the Life Sciences. Berkeley.

Abraham, F.D., & Abraham, R.H. (in press?)  A very very brief visual introduction to dynamics. Chapter requested for a book by Hector Sabelli and his cabal.  [Upgraded graphics from the WEB and from R.H. Abraham, & C.D. Shaw.]

Abraham, F. D. with S. Guastello. (1998). Book Review: Chaos, Catastrophe, and Human Affairs, by Stephen J. Guastello, Erlbaum, 1995. Discrete Dynamics in Natue and Society, 2, 147-151.

Абрахом Ф., Митина О., Хьюстон Д. Теория хаоса и интернет в эпоху постмодерна. //Компьютерра. №28. С. 38–41. 22 августа 2000.

Abraham, F. D.,  Bird, R.J, Bond, R., Goerner, S., Greeley, L., Mosca, F., Robertson, R., & Abraham, F. (1996). Xaos at the Xrossroads, A virtual panel discussion. Science Structure.

Abraham, F.D., Krippner, S., & Richards, R.  (2012).  Dynamical concepts used in creativity and chaos.  NeuroQuantology, 10, 177-182.

Abraham F.D., Mitina O.V., Petrenko V.F. Construction of System Dynamics from Multivariate Data. // Nonlinear Dynamics in the Life and Social Sciences. W.Sulis and I.Trofimova (Eds.). NATO Science Series. Series A: Life Sciences – Vol. 320 IOS Press. 2001. p. 325-332.

Abraham, F.D., Sprott, J.C., Mitina, O., Osorio, M., Dequito, E.A.,  Pineli, A.M. [2001 and In preparation] Judgments of time, aesthetics, and complexity as a function of the fractal dimension of images formed by chaotic attractors. Presented at the annual conference of the Society for the Chaos Theory in Psychology and the Life Sciences.  Unfinished ms:

Abraham, F. D., Valbuena, M. J., & Psychardas (2004). Career and Curriculum Choices among Philippine College Students as a Function of Personality, Family, Gender, and Cultural Dynamics. Progress in Asian Social Psychology,5: Proceedings of the Fifth Biennial Conference of the Asian Association of Social Psychology. 

Draves, S., Abraham, R., Viotti, P., Abraham, F.D. & Sprott, J.C.  (2008).  The aesthetics and fractal dimension of electric sheep.  International Journal of Bifurcation and Chaos, 18, 1243-1248. Also presented to the Society for Chaos Theory Annual Conference, Portland OR 2007. 

Krippner, S. Richards, R., & Abraham, F.D. (2010). Creativity and chaos in waking and dreaming states. Lumina, 21(2), 17 pp. ISSN 2094-1188.  .

Krippner, S. Richards, R., & Abraham, F.D. (2012). Creativity and chaos in waking and dreaming states.  NeuroQuantology, 10(2), 164-176.

Mitina, O., Abraham, F., & Petrenko, V. (2002). Dynamical Cognitive Models of Social Issues in Russia. International Journal of Modern Physics C, 13(2), 229-251.

Mitina, O., & Abraham, F.D. (2003). The Use of Fractals for the Study of the Psychology of Perception: Psychophysics and Personality Factors: A Brief Report. International Journal of Modern Physics C, 14, 1047-1060.

Zausner, T., Richards, R. Krippner, S., & Abraham, F.D. (2010). Chaos theory: Creativity, waking and dreaming, life, psychopathology, and art. Paper presented at the American Psychology Association, August, San Diego.



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