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RRP: £39   Hardback 342 pages   ISBN : 3258074941   Publisher : Haupt Verlag AG (1 Aug. 2009)   Language : German Dieses Buch richtet sich an jene Führungskräfte, die den grundlegenden Charakter der Organisationen, in denen sie handeln, besser verstehen wollen. Die Organisationen einer modernen Gesellschaft sind zum größten Teil hochkomplexe Systeme, die wir nicht - wie weithin üblich - als Maschinen, sondern weit besser in Analogie zu Organ... Read more
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RRP: £25.39  Paperback: 338 pages  Publisher: Wiley (24 July 2009)  ISBN: 0470060565 The world of management is in crisis - the old remedies no longer work and organizations are failing at an increasing rate. Although many talk of 'joined up thinking', few offer practical guidance on how to achieve this in organizations. The Fractal Organization sets down the practical implications of a well tested systemic approach to building organizations tha... Read more
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RRP: £9.16   Paperback: 240 pages   Publisher: Chelsea Green Publishing Co (20 July 2017)   ISBN: 1603580557 Thinking in Systems is a concise and crucial book offering insight for problem-solving on scales ranging from the personal to the global. This essential primer brings systems thinking out of the realm of computers and equations and into the tangible world, showing readers how to develop the systems-thinking skills that thought leaders acr... Read more
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RRP: £56   Paperback: 720 pages   Publisher: John Wiley & Sons (7 Dec. 2007)   ISBN: 0470060670 Award winning author Kim Warren presents his new book: Strategic Management Dynamics - a complete framework in the field of Strategic Management. Strategic Management Dynamics builds on, and goes substantially beyond the existing strategy textbooks with its focus on understanding and managing how organisations perform over time. Based on simple bu... Read more
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RRP: £35   Paperback : 466 pages   ISBN : 0470012862   Publisher : Wiley; Pap/Cdr Edition (8 Aug. 2007)    Language: : English "John Morecroft′s book is an ideal text for students interested in system modelling and its application to a range of real world problems. The book covers all that is necessary to develop expertise in system dynamics modelling and through the range of applications makes a persuasive case for the power and scope of t... Read more
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RRP: £123  Hardcover: 538 pages  Publisher: John Wiley & Sons (8 May 2007)  ISBN: 0471740632   This book presents two recently developed knowledge areas that can significantly improve the management and the performance of business enterprise: System Science and Cybernetics and Key Performance Areas. Included in this book are advanced (and evolving) methods and technologies for planning and budgeting, creating and keeping customers, quality an... Read more
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RRP: £34  Paperback: 226 pages  Publisher: John Wiley (23 Mar. 2007)  ISBN: 0470025549 From the father of Soft Systems Methodology (SSM), Peter Checkland, comes a new, accessible text which clearly and concisely looks at SSM. The book leaves out all of the development detail and historical/intellectual material which can be found in Checkland's other classic works, but contains the practical essentials that will allow teachers to teach SSM accur... Read more
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RRP: £9.04   Paperback: 448 pages   Publisher: Penguin (7 Sept. 2006)   ISBN: 9780141020440 Why do we try to use military force to solve our political problems? And why, when our forces win the military battles does this still fail to solve those problems? It is because the force lacks utility. From Iraq to the Balkans, and from Afghanistan to Chechneya, over the past fifteen years there has been a steady stream of military interventions that hav... Read more
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RRP: £25   Paperback: 464 pages   Publisher: Random House Business; 2Rev Ed edition (6 April 2006)   ISBN: 9781905211203 Peter Senge, founder and director of the Society for Organisational Learning and senior lecturer at MIT, has found the means of creating a 'learning organisation'. In The Fifth Discipline, he draws the blueprints for an organisation where people expand their capacity to create the results they truly desire, where new and expan... Read more
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RRP: £43.58   Hardcover: 287 pages   Publisher: Wiley VCH; 3rd ed. edition (4 April 2006)   ISBN: 3527501177 This book is for everyone who doubts the correctness of current management practices and is looking for alternatives. Here, Professor Malik develops a radical opponent view, placing the company center stage rather than the group interests. This allows a valid logic to be developed for correct and good management – an approach aimed at the ... Read more
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