Critical Systems Thinking

Current Research and Practice

Editors: Flood, Robert L., Romm, Norma R.A. (Eds.)

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This volume offers comprehensive treatment of the latest developments in critical systems thinking and practice. The book features contributions by researchers at the prestigious Centre for Systems Studies at the University of Hull, England. The emphasis is on rigorous analysis of the wide range of approaches to problem solving reported in the research literature. This work will enhance the studies of researchers and students in the areas of systems problem solving, action research, management science, and operational research.

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  • What Is This Thing Called CST?

    Midgley, Gerald

    Pages 11-24

  • The Ideal of Unity and the Practice of Pluralism in Systems Science

    Midgley, Gerald

    Pages 25-36

  • Dealing with Diversity

    Gregory, Wendy

    Pages 37-61

  • A Foucauldian Reflection on Critical Systems Thinking

    Valero-Silva, NĂ©stor

    Pages 63-79

  • Diversity Management

    Flood, Robert L. (et al.)

    Pages 81-92

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Critical Systems Thinking
Book Subtitle
Current Research and Practice
Editors
  • Robert L. Flood
  • Norma R.A. Romm
Copyright
1996
Publisher
Springer US
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media New York
eBook ISBN
978-0-585-34651-9
DOI
10.1007/b102400
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-306-45451-6
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4757-7049-0
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIII, 301
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