General System Theory: Foundations, Development, Applications

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G. Braziller, 2003 - Cybernetics - 295 pages
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An attempt to formulate common laws that apply to virtually every scientific field, this conceptual approach has had a profound impact on such widely diverse disciplines as biology, economics, psychology, and demography.

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I view this book as the original .... The first articulate cry for pattern recognition across disciplines, in a quest for a more over-arching theory of systems. Major work, but kind of lost over the years. Read full review

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Contents

Introduction
3
On the History of Systems Theory
10
Trends in Systems Theory
17
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Ludwig von Bertalanffy was the creator of general system theory and the author of ten books. He died in 1972.

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