## Tools Of ThoughtDrawing 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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The method has so far been most successfully applied to systems in which these

constituent entities are of not very numerous kinds , and their properties remain

more or

...

The method has so far been most successfully applied to systems in which these

constituent entities are of not very numerous kinds , and their properties remain

more or

**less**constant . There are only a certain number of different kinds of atoms...

Page 173

How do you organize the sequence in which to tackle the various steps in the

overall procedure ? Really complicated situations of this kind arise , for instance ,

in organizing a moonshot - or in a far

How do you organize the sequence in which to tackle the various steps in the

overall procedure ? Really complicated situations of this kind arise , for instance ,

in organizing a moonshot - or in a far

**less**complicated but still & TS formidable ...Page 194

This other approach , which I have separated from the first and placed second ,

more for convenience of exposition than because it is

a broad , general , but as far as possible quantitative , picture of what the situation

...

This other approach , which I have separated from the first and placed second ,

more for convenience of exposition than because it is

**less**important , is to obtaina broad , general , but as far as possible quantitative , picture of what the situation

...

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