Proceedings of the 53rd Annual Meeting of the International Society for the Systems Sciences

Table of Contents

Abstract and Program Book for the 53rd Annual Meeting of the ISSS, Brisbane, Australia PDF
Jennifer Wilby

Balancing Individualism and Collectivism

TURNING LEADERSHIP OUTSIDE IN: BOUNDARY SPANNERS’ INTERNAL BOUNDARY WORK PDF
Alice MacGillivray
Balancing Individualism and Collectivism User centric policy design to enhance evolutionary development and to meet complex needs PDF
Janet Judy McIntyre-Mills

Critical Systems Theory and Practice

SYSTEMIC EVALUATION OF COMMUNITY ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT PROGRAMMES PDF
Jeff Lawrence Foote, Annabel Ahuriri-Driscoll, Maria Hepi
SCOPING A SYSTEMS-BASED METHOD FOR ORGANISATIONAL EVALUATION PDF
Amanda Gregory
Applying Multi-Methodology Systems Theory to Project Management PDF
Tim Haslett, Shankar Sankaran
Decision Simulation Technique (DST) as a scanning tool for exploring and explicating sustainability issues in transport decision making PDF
Sara Lise Jeppesen
Design Theory for Collaborative Technologies: Electronic Discourse in Group Decision PDF
James Sheffield
USING CRITICAL SYSTEMS THINKING TO FOSTER VIRTUOUS CYCLES OF SUSTAINABILITY AND LIVEABILITY: A PROPOSAL FOR RURAL DEVELOPMENT PRACTITIONERS PDF
Tanzi Smith
THE NEED FOR EXPLORING ALTERNATIVES IN SYSTEMIC INTERVENTION: TWO “INTENTIONAL” ARGUMENTS PDF
Jorge Ivan Velez-Castiblanco

Cybernetics

A SOCIOCYBERNETIC MODEL OF SUSTAINABLE SOCIAL SYSTEMS PDF
Guohua Bai
THE GENERAL THEORY OF META-DYNAMICS SYSTEMICITY PDF
Jean-Jacques BLANC
The Application of Stafford Beer’s Viable Systems Model to Strategic Planning PDF
John Stephens, Tim Haslett
IN SEARCH OF A VIABLE SYSTEM MODEL FOR AFTER-SALES SPARE PARTS SERVICE IN TELECOM FIRMS PDF
Ricardo Tejeida-Padilla, Mauricio Flores-Cadena, Oswaldo Morales-Matamoros, Isaias Badillo-Piña

Evolutionary Development

AN EVOLUTIONARY NATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATION SYSTEM THROUGH KNOWLEDGE MANAGEMENT PDF
Elvira Avalos
SYSTEMS SCIENCE AS A SYSTEM OF KNOWLEDGE:AN EXPLORATION RESEARCH OF ITS STRUCTURE PDF
Isaias José Badillo-Piña, Ricardo Tejeida-Padilla, Ignacio Enrique Peon-Escalante
TOWARD THE EVOLUTION OF THE TOURISM’S CONCEPTUAL SYSTEM PDF
Abraham Briones-Juarez, Ricardo Tejeida-Padilla, Oswaldo Morales-Matamoros
MODEL OF REGIONAL POLICY STRATEGY IN SUSTAINABLE IRRIGATION MANAGEMENT PDF
Eriyatno Eriyatno, Sjofjan Bakar

Foundation of Information Science

DATA, INFORMATION, KNOWLEDGE: A SEMIOTIC-SYSTEM’S VIEW FOR DATABASE DESIGN PDF
David William Low

Hierarchy Theory

GETTING (EMPIRICALLY) BACK TO(WARDS) (PRE-)(EXISTENTIAL) BASICS PDF
Ron Cottam, Willy Ranson, Roger Vounckx
Fostering Innovation System of a Firm with Hierarchy Theory: Narratives on Emergent Clinical Solutions in Healthcare PDF
Jerome GALBRUN, Kyoichi KIJIMA
Hierarchy Theory and Socio-Environmental Ethics PDF
Brian John Hilton
Health Policy Management, Methodological Issues PDF
Jennifer Wilby

Information Systems Design and Information Technology

LOCAL E-GOVERNMENT IN NEW ZEALAND: DIGITAL STRATEGY, SOCIAL INCLUSION AND LIVEABILITY PDF
Kay Fielden, Pam Malcolm
The Architecture of Computer-based information Processing and the Effectiveness and Adaptability of Systems PDF
Roberto R Kampfner
PLANNING MODEL FOR CONTINUOUS IMPROVEMENT OF THE COMMUNICATION SYSTEM IN MEXICO PDF
CIRILO GABINO LEON, CIRO DAVID LEON, EDUARDO VEGA
USES AND GRATIFICATION THEORY IN VIRTUAL NETWORK ANLYSIS PDF
Ann Lind
COMMUNICATION – A PLATFORM FOR MUTUAL MESSAGE EXCHANGE PDF
Bertil Lind

Medical and Health Systems

ANALYZING BENEFITS AND RISKS IN MEDICINE, TO WHOM AND FOR WHOM? PDF
Marilyn A Metcalf
WHICH SYSTEMS THINKING FRAMEWORK FOR THE ON-GOING IMPROVEMENT IN THE OPERATION OF THE TOWNSVILLE SUPER CLINIC? PDF
Richard Monypenny
Achieving a Sustainable Health System - A Conceptual Framework for Holistic Decision Making PDF
Jean-Paul Ngana

Monetary Systems

PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIP POLICY: SYSTEM APPROACH TO MICROFINANCING PDF
BS Kusmuljono
SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY AS A WAY OF SYSTEMIC BEHAVIOR AND INNOVATION LEADING OUT OF THE CURRENT SOCIO-ECONOMIC CRISIS PDF
Matjez Mulej, Stane Božičnik, Vojko Potočan, Zdenka Ženko, Anita Hrast, Tjaša Štrukelj

Organisational Transformation and Social Change

SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT REQUIRES AN INTEGRATING DISCIPLINE TO ADDRESS ITS UNIQUE PROBLEMS – DESIGN THINKING PDF
Rui Helder Dos Santos Martins
POLITICS, SOCIETY AND SINERGY AT COMPLEX ENVIRONMENT PDF
Ricardo Andrés Frias, Tariana Maia Gessaga
THE VALUE EQUATION PDF
Jorge Ivan Mendez-Diaz, Oswaldo Morales-Matamoros, Ricardo Tejeida-Padilla, Gilberto J. Vazquez-Espinosa
COMPLEX MODEL OF A TRANSDISCIPLINARY ACTION-RESEARCH PROGRAM ON THE ENVIRONMENT, THROUGH INTERINSTITUTIONAL NETWORKS PDF
Ignacio E Peon-Escalante, Claudia Hernandez
Towards a feminist-systems theory – an overview of method, emerging results and implications for practice. PDF
Anne Stephens
Systems thinking: the key to survival PDF
Graeme MacDonald Taylor
WORLD VIEW AND IMPLICATIONS FOR PRACTICE: OHS AS A MODEL PDF
Susanne Tepe, John Barton
Livability and Sustainability Are They Contradictory ? A Social Organizational Perspective On Participatory Action Research Oriented Response PDF
Tamar Zohar Harel

Research Toward a General Theory of Systems

A Case for System-Specific Modeling PDF
Gary S. Metcalf

Socio-Ecological Systems

Systems Thinking in the Forestry Value Chain – A Case Study of the New Zealand Emissions Trading Scheme PDF
Tom Adams, Robert Y Cavana
Regional governance in rural Australia: An emergent phenomenon of the quest for liveability and sustainability? PDF
Jennifer Bellamy, A.J. Brown
SYSTEMIC REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT - A SYSTEMS THINKING APPROACH PDF
Robert Faggian, Victor Andres Sposito
BIOBASED LUBRICANTS: A VIABILITY STUDY PDF
Adam Ing
The Carrying Capacity Imperative: Assessing regional carrying capacity methodologies for sustainable land-use planning PDF
Murray Craig Lane
Surviving the Economy PDF
Jon Li
SUSTAINABLE WATER ALLOCATION FOR FAMILIES, FISH AND FARMING: A WICKED PROBLEM OR A WICKED SOLUTION? PDF
Brett Painter

Spirituality and Systems

Towards a Systems based Spiritual Philosophy for the 21st century PDF
Victor Ronald David MacGill
Toward a Spiritual System in Organization through Spiritual Leadership PDF
Hamid Reza Qasemi

Systemic Approaches to Conflict and Crises

CRISIS! JOBLESS AND SMALL BUSINESS: DANGER AND HOPE PDF
Ricardo Barrera
The importance of Systems Thinking and Practice for creating biosphere reserves as "learning laboratories for sustainable development" PDF
Nam Cao Nguyen, Ockie J.H. Bosch, Kambiz E. Maani
Toward the Living Systems Analysis of Two Korean Relations PDF
Youn-soo Sim
Problematizing problem-solving methods for exploring the management of social enterprises PDF
Jae Yu

Systems Applications in Business and Industry

Workplace Bullying in American Organizations: The Path from Recognition to Prohibition PDF
Teresa A Daniel
ENVISIONING INNOVATION IN SERVICE SYSTEMS: INDUCTION, ABDUCTION AND DEDUCTION PDF
David Ing
A methodology to prolong system lifespan and its application to IT systems PDF
Takafumi Nakamura, Kyoichi Kijima
Macro-cycles of change: learning from an organisation's history PDF
John Molineux
Improving the ‘Cyber Lemons’ Problem with the Counteracting Mechanism in Chinese E-Commerce Market: Based on the Data from Taobao.com (China) PDF
Yong Pan
SYSTEMS THINKING, RELATIONSHIP MANAGEMENT AND SUPPLY CHAINS PDF
Ximeng Sun, Ray Collins

Systems Biology and Evolution

PHYTOREMEDIATION POTENTIAL OF RAPHANUS SATIVUS (L.), BRASSICA JUNCEA (L.) AND TRITICUM AESTIVUM (L.) FOR COPPER CONTAMINATED SOIL PDF
Dr. Gunjan Garg, Dr. Sanjay Kumar Kataria

Systems and Mental Health

The Decline of Astrology: A Symbol of Man’s Disconnection with Nature, Self and the Cosmos PDF
Zheljana Peric

Systems Modeling and Simulation

Training and Supporting First Responders by Mixed Reality Environments PDF
Gerhard Chroust, Stefan Schönhacker, Karin Rainer, Markus Roth, Peter Ziehesberger
FRACTAL ANALYSIS OF EPILEPSY PDF
Oswaldo Morales-Matamoros, Teresa Ivonne Contreras-Troya, Cinthya Ivonne Mota-Hernández, Beatriz Trueba-Rios
Design of Fuzzy Neural Network Based Multi-Variables Controller for Manipulators PDF
Yoshishige Sato

What is Life and Living

RELATIONAL THEORY AND ECOLOGICAL NICHE MODELLING PDF
John Kineman
Robert Rosen’s Anticipatory Systems Theory: The Art and Science of Thinking Ahead PDF
Judith Rosen

2008 Papers

Vertical and Horizontal Scaling Strategies to Avoid Destruction in the Modern Contest PDF
Jim Gustafson
A Basic Principle for the Architecture of Computer-based information processing PDF
Roberto R Kampfner
Leaders of Change: Social entrepreneurship and the creation of ecologies of solutions PDF
Kathia Castro Laszlo
Design for an Assessment of Gaining Access to the International Interoperability Systems in the Bid for Secession PDF
Leonie Marilynne Solomons
ENTROPY DEBT: A LINK TO SUSTAINABILITY? PDF
Caroline von Schilling, Debra Straussfogel
The System and Control Theory in the Vipassana Meditation of the Noble Eightfold Path as taught by Buddha -understanding meditation with the Taichi Yin-Yang system in modern terminologies PDF
Thomas Sui Leung WONG, Jotin KHISTY, Timothy A GOLDEN, E C Yan HUANG


ISSN: 1999-6918