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Read Beyond Connecting the Dots

Learn about modeling with Beyond Connecting the Dots, a new kind of book on Systems Thinking and Modeling with Insight Maker. Rather than being constrained by the printed page, it runs digitally on your computer or your tablet. Because of this it can provide you an exciting experience that goes beyond the printed word. The models in the book are truly interactive and you can directly experiment with them within the book as you read about them. Beyond Connecting the Dots is more than a book; it is a truly interactive learning environment that lets you play with ideas rather than just read them.

You can learn more at or watch a short video about the book. Here are what others had to say about the book:

A cutting-edge product creating a fun and exciting interactive learning environment for system dynamics and systems thinking.

This brilliant new interactive platform ... is equally relevant to the politician, the academic, the social scientist, engineer, architect, physicist, and anyone looking for a useful and user-friendly tool for engaging constructively and productively with complex adaptive systems.