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Business Strategies for a Messy World

Tools for Systemic Problem-Solving

Authors: Barabba, V., Mitroff, I.

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About this book

Using current business examples and academic research, Tools for Systematic Problem-Solving educates managers and executives on how to systematically examine key assumptions to ensure survival and success for their organizations.

About the authors

Author Ian I. Mitroff: Ian I. Mitroff is Senior Research Associate at the Center for Catastrophic Risk Management at the Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley, USA; Professor Emeritus of the University of Southern California, USA; and President of Mitroff Crisis Management.

Table of contents (6 chapters)

  • Chaparral Steel—A Model Systems Design

    Barabba, Vincent P. (et al.)

    Pages 1-10

  • Critical Arguments—The Toulmin Argumentation Schema (TAS)

    Barabba, Vincent P. (et al.)

    Pages 11-21

  • Assumptions—Strategic Assumption Surfacing and Testing (SAST)

    Barabba, Vincent P. (et al.)

    Pages 22-34

  • A Critical Application—The U.S. Census Bureau

    Barabba, Vincent P. (et al.)

    Pages 35-43

  • Complex Messy Systems

    Barabba, Vincent P. (et al.)

    Pages 44-58

Buy this book

eBook $59.99
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Hardcover $75.00
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Softcover $70.00
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Business Strategies for a Messy World
Book Subtitle
Tools for Systemic Problem-Solving
Authors
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan US
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc.
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-38640-3
DOI
10.1057/9781137386403
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-39630-3
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-48457-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 79
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