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The Resource Social systems engineering : the design of complexity, edited by César García-Díaz, Camilo Olaya

Social systems engineering : the design of complexity, edited by César García-Díaz, Camilo Olaya

Label
Social systems engineering : the design of complexity
Title
Social systems engineering
Title remainder
the design of complexity
Statement of responsibility
edited by César García-Díaz, Camilo Olaya
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
UMI
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HM668
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • García-Díaz, Cesar
  • Olaya, Camilo
Series statement
Wiley series in computational and quantitative social science
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social engineering
  • Social systems
  • System theory
Label
Social systems engineering : the design of complexity, edited by César García-Díaz, Camilo Olaya
Link
http://databases.mvlc.org/connect/safari?uiCode=&xmlId=9781118974452
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : The why, what and how of social systems engineering / César García-Díaz and Camilo Olaya -- Social systems engineering : the very idea. Compromised exactness and the rationality of engineering / Steven L. Goldman ; Uncertainty in the design and maintenance of social systems / William M. Bulleit ; System farming / Bruce Edmonds ; Policy between evolution and engineering / Martin F.G. Schaffernicht ; 'Friend' versus 'electronic friend' / Joseph C. Pitt -- Methodologies and tools. Interactive visualizations for supporting decision-making in complex socio-technical systems / Zhongyuan Yu, Mehrnoosh Oghbaie, Chen Liu, William B. Rouse and Michael J. Pennock ; Developing agent-based simulation models for social systems engineering studies : a novel framework and its application to modelling peacebuilding activities / Peer-Olaf Siebers, Grazziela P. Figueredo, Miwa Hirono and Anya Skatova ; Using actor-network theory in agent-based modelling / Sandra Méndez-Fajardo, Rafael A. Gonzalez and Ricardo A. Barros-Castro ; Engineering the process of institutional innovation in contested territory / Russell C. Thomas and John S. Gero -- Cases and applications. Agent-based exploration of environmental consumption in segregated networks / Adam Douglas Henry and Heike I. Brugger ; Modelling in the 'muddled middle' : a case study of water service delivery in post-apartheid South Africa / Jai K. Clifford-Holmes, Jill H. Slinger, Chris de Wet and Carolyn G. Palmer ; Holistic system design : the Oncology Carinthia study / Markus Schwaninger and Johann Klocker ; Reinforcing the social in social systems engineering : lessons learnt from Smart City projects in the United Kingdom / Jenny O'Connor, Zeynep Gurguc and Koen H. van Dam
Control code
on1031279430
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 volume)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781118974421
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
CL0500000956
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o1031279430
  • (OCoLC)1031279430
Label
Social systems engineering : the design of complexity, edited by César García-Díaz, Camilo Olaya
Link
http://databases.mvlc.org/connect/safari?uiCode=&xmlId=9781118974452
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : The why, what and how of social systems engineering / César García-Díaz and Camilo Olaya -- Social systems engineering : the very idea. Compromised exactness and the rationality of engineering / Steven L. Goldman ; Uncertainty in the design and maintenance of social systems / William M. Bulleit ; System farming / Bruce Edmonds ; Policy between evolution and engineering / Martin F.G. Schaffernicht ; 'Friend' versus 'electronic friend' / Joseph C. Pitt -- Methodologies and tools. Interactive visualizations for supporting decision-making in complex socio-technical systems / Zhongyuan Yu, Mehrnoosh Oghbaie, Chen Liu, William B. Rouse and Michael J. Pennock ; Developing agent-based simulation models for social systems engineering studies : a novel framework and its application to modelling peacebuilding activities / Peer-Olaf Siebers, Grazziela P. Figueredo, Miwa Hirono and Anya Skatova ; Using actor-network theory in agent-based modelling / Sandra Méndez-Fajardo, Rafael A. Gonzalez and Ricardo A. Barros-Castro ; Engineering the process of institutional innovation in contested territory / Russell C. Thomas and John S. Gero -- Cases and applications. Agent-based exploration of environmental consumption in segregated networks / Adam Douglas Henry and Heike I. Brugger ; Modelling in the 'muddled middle' : a case study of water service delivery in post-apartheid South Africa / Jai K. Clifford-Holmes, Jill H. Slinger, Chris de Wet and Carolyn G. Palmer ; Holistic system design : the Oncology Carinthia study / Markus Schwaninger and Johann Klocker ; Reinforcing the social in social systems engineering : lessons learnt from Smart City projects in the United Kingdom / Jenny O'Connor, Zeynep Gurguc and Koen H. van Dam
Control code
on1031279430
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 volume)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781118974421
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
CL0500000956
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o1031279430
  • (OCoLC)1031279430

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