1937490

9780471948384

Decision and Control The Meaning of Operational Research and Management Cybernetics

Decision and Control The Meaning of Operational Research and Management Cybernetics
$115.59
$3.95 Shipping
  • Condition: New
  • Provider: LightningBooks Contact
  • Provider Rating:
    84%
  • Ships From: Multiple Locations
  • Shipping: Standard, Expedited (tracking available)
  • Comments: Fast shipping! All orders include delivery confirmation.

   30-day money back guarantee
$56.70
$3.95 Shipping
List Price
$115.00
Discount
50% Off
You Save
$58.30

  • Condition: Good
  • Provider: Ergodebooks Contact
  • Provider Rating:
    82%
  • Ships From: Multiple Locations
  • Shipping: Standard
  • Comments: Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy. Ships Fast. 24*7 Customer Service.

   30-day money back guarantee

Ask the provider about this item.

Most renters respond to questions in 48 hours or less.
The response will be emailed to you.
Cancel
  • ISBN-13: 9780471948384
  • ISBN: 0471948381
  • Publication Date: 1995
  • Publisher: Wiley & Sons, Incorporated, John

AUTHOR

Beer, Stafford

SUMMARY

"Stafford Beer is undoubtedly among the world's most provocative, creative, and profound thinkers on the subject of management, and he records his thinking with a flair that is unmatched. His writing is as much art as it is science. He is the most viable system I know." Dr Russell L Ackoff, The Institute for Interactive Management, Pennsylvania, USA. "If'anyone can make it [Operations Research] understandably readable and positively interesting it is Stafford Beer ? everyone in management'should be grateful to him for using clear and at times elegant English and ? even elegant diagrams." The Economist Awarded the 1966 Lanchester Prize by the Operations Research Society of America for the best work published in 1966 in the field of management science this book has been regarded as a ?Classic? ever since."in the literature of management there is nothing to be compared with it?" Operational Research Quarterly"This superb book is one of the very best I have ever read on management science." Management Science "A brilliant book? which rose far above the ruck of jargon-ridden ephemera. This is a study'profound, wide ranging, witty, graceful and self-critical of the working of managerial systems?" The Sunday Times "The sheer scale and scope of Beer's book would rate it management text of the year in any list" The Statist "Decision and Control is a major work, both elegant and erudite." The Guardian "Beer's imagination and enthusiasm stimulate those with whom he works to seek and cause improvements?" The DirectorBeer, Stafford is the author of 'Decision and Control The Meaning of Operational Research and Management Cybernetics', published 1995 under ISBN 9780471948384 and ISBN 0471948381.

[read more]

Questions about purchases?

You can find lots of answers to common customer questions in our FAQs

View a detailed breakdown of our shipping prices

Learn about our return policy

Still need help? Feel free to contact us

View college textbooks by subject
and top textbooks for college

The ValoreBooks Guarantee

The ValoreBooks Guarantee

With our dedicated customer support team, 30-day no-questions-asked return policy, and our price match guarantee, you can rest easy knowing that we're doing everything we can to save you time, money, and stress.