Here are some links that might be useful re: developing communities as Complex Adaptive Systems:

This list will bring you to subpages with additional links

Journals

Books

Conferences

University Programs, Courses, Seminars, etc.

Organizations, Institutes and Centers

Software

Articles and Papers

Blogs

Project Pages - General

Agent Based Modeling (that do not fit in other categories)

World Cafe

Learning Spaces

Sustainability

Weaving

Other Systems Approaches & Events

Misc. Other Links