International Society for the Systems Sciences (ISSS)

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URL: http://www.isss.org/

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Founded

1954

History

1954, as Society for the Advancement of General Systems Theory; subsequently became Society for General Systems Research (SGSR); name changed, 1988, to International Society for General Systems Research (ISGSR). Present name adopted 1991.

Aims

Encourage development of theoretical systems applicable to more than one traditional department of knowledge; develop theoretical systems of concepts, relationships and models; investigate the isomorphy of concepts, laws and models in various fields; enhance comparisons and help in useful transfers from one field to another; minimize duplication of theoretical effort in different fields; promote the unity of science through improving and breaking the barriers of communication among specialists in various scientific fields.

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Structure

Annual Meeting; Board of Directors; Executive Committee. Special Integration Groups; Regional Chapters.

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UIA Org ID

XC4167

Last News

2018

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