• Michael C. Jackson
Part of the Contemporary Systems Thinking book series (CST)


The story is told, and there is little need for a grand conclusion. Three points only require some additional comment. First, there is the nature of systems thinking itself and what it can contribute to the management sciences; then, there is the relationship between systems methodology and the social sciences; finally, we might address the question of the form of human emancipation pursued by critical systems thinking.


Coherence Metaphor 


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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • Michael C. Jackson
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  1. 1.University of HullHullUK

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