Complexity Theory and the Fifth Discipline

@article{Murray1998ComplexityTA,
  title={Complexity Theory and the Fifth Discipline},
  author={Peter J. Murray},
  journal={Systemic Practice and Action Research},
  year={1998},
  volume={11},
  pages={275-293}
}
Complexity Theory is a relatively new area of research, which has been applied successfully in the chemical and biological sciences and is now beginning to find applications in the social sciences, especially in economics and organizational analysis. The paper sets out an understanding of Complexity Theory and its application to problems in the Management area and, in particular, relates current Complexity Theory thinking in Management with Senge's approach of the “Fifth Discipline.” It puts… CONTINUE READING