How Complex Is It To Understand Complexity?

A systematic study of complexity and decision making


  • Carolina Schneider Bender Universidade Federal de Santa Maria
  • Mauri Leodir Lobler Universidade Federal de Santa Maria (UFSM)



tomada de decisão, complexidade, tomada de decisão complexa


Os humanos enfrentam a complexidade na maioria das situações rotineiras, como escolher o sabor de uma pizza, assim como em decisões importantes na vida, como escolher entre os cursos em uma universidade ou decisões envolvendo a carreira. O objetivo desta pesquisa foi compreender como a complexidade e a tomada de decisão estão interconectadas como conhecimento científico. Foi utilizada a técnica de mapeamento científico. Os resultados mostram que a pesquisa envolvendo complexidade e tomada de decisão é importante, evidenciada pela taxa de crescimento anual de 12,12%. A tomada de decisão na carreira é um tema bem desenvolvido e essencial na dinâmica de pesquisa. A tomada de decisão compartilhada é um tema emergente e mais pesquisa pode ser realizada com esse tópico.


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Bender, C. S. ., & Leodir Lobler, M. (2023). How Complex Is It To Understand Complexity? A systematic study of complexity and decision making. Revista Administração Em Diálogo - RAD, 25(1), 64–84.