Impression of systems thinking about society
Impression of systems thinking about society

Systems thinking is a way of making sense of the complexity of the world by looking at it in terms of wholes and relationships rather than by splitting it down into its parts.[1] It has been used as a way of exploring and developing effective action in complex contexts.[2] Systems thinking draws on and contributes to systems theory and the system sciences.

History

Main article: Systems theory § History

Frameworks and methodologies

Frameworks and methodologies for systems thinking include:

See also

References

  1. ^ Magnus Ramage and Karen Shipp. 2009. Systems Thinkers. Springer.
  2. ^ Introduction to Systems thinking. Report of GSE and GORS seminar. Civil Service Live. 3 July 2012. Government Office for Science.