A selection of articles and presentations about the physics of society by Philip Ball.
A talk from 2012 on why 2011 should make us take the physics of society seriously.
BBC - Radio 4 - The Material World 12/02/2004
Philip discusses his book Critical Mass with science presenter Quentin Cooper and economist Paul Ormerod. http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio4/science/
The physics of society: a talk delivered at the London School of Economics, March 2003. Download PDF or download Word Doc.+ Powerpoint (ZIP file 907Kb)
"Culture crash" a review of the state of econophysics published in Nature 441, 686 (2006)Download PDF
The physical modelling of human social systems - a review in ComPlexUs 1, 190, published November 2004. Download PDF
The physical modelling of society - a historical perspective: a talk presented at Messina, Sicily (2001) and subsequently published in Physica A 314, 1-14 (2002). Download PDF
"Curiosity" 9.30 am The Learned Society, Carolinium, Prague, Czech Republic