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Applying the System Concept

  • Erik W. Aslaksen

Abstract

The application of the system concept to complex matters and, in particular, to complex engineering projects, is often understood in terms of a couple of intermediate processes, as shown in Table A5.1.

Keywords

Functional Element System Concept Complex Object System Thinking Object Parameter 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Gumbooya Pty Ltd.Allambie HeightsAustralia

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