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October 08, 2003

Systems Thinking: Creative Holism for Managers

In order to better manage the growing complexity, change, and diversity of our times, organizations are increasingly turning toward systems thinking approaches.

Unlike quick-fix management solutions, systems thinking is holistic and creative, considering the wholes before the parts, and approaching problem solving from a variety of viewpoints instead of one-size-fits-all.

In his latest book, Systems Thinking: Creative Holism for Managers, Michael C. Jackson discusses the latest research findings in the field, placing special emphasis on the creative uses of systems approaches for today's manager.

Systems Thinking : Creative Holism for Managers
Michael C. Jackson
ISBN: 0-470-84522-8
376 pages
September 2003

Posted by ACASA on October 8, 2003 at 10:34 PM in Books | Permalink


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