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The systems approach and its enemies

Author: C West Churchman
Publisher: New York : Basic Books, ©1979.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Churchman critically assesses the systems approach to social sciences in the light of recent criticisms. He is particularly concerned with the contentions that the systems approach with its rational models is at odds with reality in the human world of politics, morality, religion and aesthetics.
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Churchman, C. West (Charles West), 1913-2004.
Systems approach and its enemies.
New York : Basic Books, ©1979
(OCoLC)655028534
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: C West Churchman
ISBN: 0465083420 9780465083428
OCLC Number: 4835242
Description: xii, 221 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: C. West Churchman.

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Churchman critically assesses the systems approach to social sciences in the light of recent criticisms. He is particularly concerned with the contentions that the systems approach with its rational models is at odds with reality in the human world of politics, morality, religion and aesthetics.

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