Paradigms of Systems and Logic

  • Frederick Betz
Part of the Innovation, Technology, and Knowledge Management book series (ITKM)


Before we continue to examine the methodology of the social sciences, we need to understand details about the scientific paradigm of systems and logic. These along with the paradigm of function are essential to the social sciences. We recall that as an intellectual framework, paradigmatic ideas are used in an “a-priori mode,” which means a previous format before the specific expression of any experiment and theory in a paradigm. First we look at the paradigm of Systems and then at the paradigm of Logic.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Engineering and TechnologyPortland State UniversityPortlandUSA

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