- Systems Research and Behavioral Science
discipline = Systems sciences
Michael C. Jackson
publisher = New York [etc.] : Wiley
country = Canada
history = 1997
website = http://www3.interscience.wiley.com/journal/117946258/grouphome/home.html
ISSN = 1712-851X
"Systems Research and Behavioral Science" is an international scientific journal for theory and research in the fields of
This journal is is a central journal for the
systems theorycommunity. It emphasis on social science, management, psychology and systems thinking, and less on mathematics and technology. The journals focus is on interdisciplinarity, and generalizability of results across levels. [ [http://pespmc1.vub.ac.be/journals.HTML Cybernetics and Systems Journals] , Principia Cybernetica, 2005. Retrieved 17 June 2008.]
The aim and scope of the journal is to publish about new theories, research, and applications relating dealing with
systems approaches to organizational and societal structures. [ [http://www.ifsr.org/node/16 The Journal of Systems Research and Behavioral Science] by IFSR 2006, retrieved 28 May 2008.]
This journal is the official journal of The
International Federation for Systems Researchintiated by a merge of the journals "Systems research" and "Behavioral science" in 1997. Since 1987the journal annually publishes General Systems, originally the Yearbook of the Society for General Systems Research.
The four associate editors of the journal are
Robert L. Flood, Ranulph Glanville, John N. Warfieldand Gerard de Zeeuw, and the honorary editors are Gerhard Chroustand Jifa Gu.
Among the editorial board of the journal are and were:
Russell L. Ackoff, Kenneth Bailey, Béla H. Bánáthy, Peter Checkland, Alexander Christakis, Charles François, Enrique Herrscher, Kyoichi Kijima, John Pourdehnad, Yong Pil Rhee, G. A. Swanson, Robert Trappl, Werner Ulrich, and Stuart Umpleby.
Some of the subjects of the journal:
Behavior analysis of child development, Behavioural change theories, Cognitive science, Concept map, International Commission for Central American Recovery and Development, Living systems, Living systems theory, System, Systemics, Systems science, Systems theory, Thermoeconomics, Charles Geoffrey Vickers.
Some of the authors of the journal:
Béla A. Bánáthy, Debora Hammond, Loet Leydesdorff
List of journals in systems science
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