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Atkin, Ronald H.

  • [1992]  The Concept of Connectivity (Paper presented at the International Symposium Calculus of Predisposition, Philadelphia, Penn)., 1992 (Atkin, Ron / Johnson, J.)
  • [1982]  The Methodology of Q-Analysis Applied to Social Systems. Systems Methodology in Social Science Research, 2, 1982, pp 45-74
  • [1982]  Multidimensional Man; can man live in 3-dimensional space? Penguin, 1982
  • [1981]  Multidimensional Man; can man live in 3-dimensional space? Penguin, 1981 [summary]
  • [1981]  Multi-Dimensional Man: can man live in 3 dimensional space?. Penguin, 1981 [summary]
  • [1980]  Combinatorial Connectivities in Social Systems: an application of simplicial complex structures to the study of large organizations. Birkhäuser, 1980
  • [1977]  Polyhedral Dynamics and the Geometry of Systems. IIASA Report, Laxenburg, Austria, 1977 (Atkin, Ron / Casti, J. L.)
  • [1977]  Combinatorial Connectivities in Social Systems; an application of simplicial complex structures to the study of large organizations. Basel, Birkhauser, 1977
  • [1976]  An algebra for patterns on a complex II. International Journal of Man-Machines Studies vol. 8, 1976, pp. 483-498.
  • [1974]  Mathematical Structures in Human Affairs. London, Heinemann, 1974
  • [1972]  Multi-Dimensional Structure in the Game of Chess. International Journal of Man-Machine Studies, 4 1972, pp. 341-362
  • [1972]  From cohomology in physics to q-connectivity in social science. International Journal of Man-Machines Studies, 4, 1972, pp. 341-362.
  • [0000]  Combinatorial connectivities in social systems: an application of simplicial complex structures to the study of large organizations, Birkhauser.

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