## Tools for Thought: How to Understand and Apply the Latest Scientific Techniques of Problem SolvingDrawing on general systems theory, operations research, cybernetics, futures research, and catastrophe theory, a distinguished geneticist provides the general reader with tools for perceiving and solving today's complex economic, social, and ecological pr |

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It would be

but in the meantime it is

important non-zero-sum game is what Garrett Hardin has called 'The Tragedy of

the ...

It would be

**better**all round if everyone (or at least many) used public transport;but in the meantime it is

**better**for each individual to use his own car. Anotherimportant non-zero-sum game is what Garrett Hardin has called 'The Tragedy of

the ...

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And as a result of his analysis he should be able to advise the Commander

whether he should apply to an applied optics scientist for an improved sight, or to

the explosives laboratories for

And as a result of his analysis he should be able to advise the Commander

whether he should apply to an applied optics scientist for an improved sight, or to

the explosives laboratories for

**better**bombs, or to the psychologists for**better**...Page 225

The results of these computer runs on models of complex systems look nice and

precise, but can actually be no

computer will turn out a result from a lousy model just as happily as from a good

one; ...

The results of these computer runs on models of complex systems look nice and

precise, but can actually be no

**better**than the ideas which go into them. Thecomputer will turn out a result from a lousy model just as happily as from a good

one; ...

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