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  • [1995]  Platform for Change. Wiley, 1995
  • [1995]  Diagnosing the System for Organisations. Wiley, 1995
  • [1995]  Beyond Dispute: the invention of team syntegrity. John Wiley, 1995
  • [1994]  Brain of the firm, Wiley, 1994.
  • [1994]  Beyond Dispute: the invention of team syntegrity. Wiley, 1994
  • [1993]  World in torment; a time whose idea must come (Presidential address to Triennial Conference of the World Organization of Systems and Cybernetics, New Delhi, 1993). Includes summary of syntegrity scheduled to appear in book form under the title: Beyond dispute; the invention of team syntegrity
  • [1993]  Beyond Dispute (T Team Syntegrity
  • [1991]  Diagnosing the System for Organizations. Wiley, 1991.
  • [1989]  The Viable System Model: its provenance, development, methodology and pathology. Journal of Operational Research Society, 35, 1989, pp. 7-26
  • [1988]  The Heart of Enterprise. Wiley, 1988.
  • [1988]  Brain of the Firm. Wiley, 1988
  • [1985]  Diagnosing the System for Organizations. Wiley, 1985
  • [1981]  The Brain of the Firm. John Wiley, 1981
  • [1981]  Brain of the Firm. Wiley, 1981
  • [1980]  Stafford Beer. Conferences: a call to experiment. Transnational Associations, 32. 1980, 1, pp. 94-97.
  • [1980]  Conferences; a call to experiment. Transnational Associations, 32. 1980, 1, pp. 94-97
  • [1979]  The Heart of Enterprise, Wiley, 1979/1988.
  • [1978]  Platform for Change. Wiley, 1978
  • [1975]  The Cybernetic Cytoblast: management itself. In: Platform for Change. Wiley, 1975, pp.133-51
  • [1975]  Platform for Change. Wiley, 1975
  • [1975]  Designing Freedom. CBC Learning Systems, 1975.
  • [1973]  Designing Freedom. Toronto, Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, 1973
  • [1972]  Brain of the Firm. Allen Lane, 1972
  • [1970]  The Cybernetic Cytoblast: management itself. In: J. Rose (Ed.), Progress of cybernetics: proceedings of the First International Congress of Cybernetics. Gordon and Breach, 1970, pp. 65-85
  • [1970]  Managing modern complexity. In: The Management of Information and Knowledge. Committee on Science and Astronautics, U.S. House of Representatives, 1970, pp. 41-62
  • [1969]  The Cybernetic Cytoblast: management itself. September 1969
  • [1969]  Chairman's Address to the International Cybernetic Congress, 1969
  • [1966]  Decision and Control Wiley, 1966
  • [1959]  Cybernetics and Management. English Universities Press, 1959

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[2016]:  Universal Declaration of Fucking Rights [Refs]

[2016]:  Radical Disaffection Engendered by Elitist Groupthink? [Refs]

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[2016]:  Concordian Mandala as a Symbolic Nexus [Refs]

[2016]:  Con-quest Aesthetically Reframed via the Concordian Mandala [Refs]

[2015]:  Optimizing Web Surfing Pathways for the Overloaded [Refs]

[2015]:  Memetic Analogue to the 20 Amino Acids as vital to psychosocial life? [Refs]

[2015]:  Global Psychosocial Implication in the Pentagramma Mirificum [Refs]

[2015]:  Future Conference Organization as a Wicked Problem? [Refs]

[2015]:  Enhancing Strategic Discourse Systematically using Climate Metaphors [Refs]

[2015]:  Embodying Strategic Self-reference in a World Futures Conference [Refs]

[2015]:  Embodying Global Hegemony through a Sustaining Pattern of Discourse [Refs]

[2015]:  Correlating a Requisite Diversity of Metaphorical Patterns [Refs]

[2014]:  Transcending an Asystemic View of Life [Refs]

[2014]:  Systemic Reliance of World Religions on Human Sacrifice [Refs]

[2014]:  Representation of Creative Processes through Dynamics in Three Dimensions [Refs]

[2014]:  Reimagining Teslas Creativity through Technomimicry [Refs]

[2014]:  Now as the Ultimate Cognitive Strange Attractor [Refs]

[2014]:  Implication of the 12 Knights in any Strategic Round Table [Refs]

[2014]:  Imagining Order as Hypercomputing [Refs]

[2014]:  Correspondences between Traditional Constellations and Pattern Languages [Refs]

[2014]:  Anticipating When Blackbirds Sing Chinese [Refs]

[2014]:  Adhering to Gods Plan in a Global Society [Refs]

[2013]:  Reimagining Principles Enabling an Existential Ecostery [Refs]

[2013]:  Law and Order vs. Lore and Orders? [Refs]

[2013]:  Internyet Nescience ? [Refs]

[2012]:  Way Round Cognitive Ground Zero and Pointlessness? [Refs]

[2012]:  Transforming and Interweaving the Ways of Being Stoned [Refs]

[2012]:  Transforming the Art of Conversation [Refs]

[2012]:  Transcending Simplistic Binary Contractual Relationships [Refs]

[2012]:  Middle East Peace Potential through Dynamics in Spherical Geometry [Refs]

[2012]:  Imaginative Reconfiguration of a post-Apocalyptic Global Civilization [Refs]

[2012]:  Experience of Cognitive Implication in Fundamental Geometry [Refs]

[2012]:  Engendering 2052 through Re-imagining the Present: Review of a report to the Club of Rome [Refs]

[2012]:  Enabling Wisdom Dynamically within Intertwined Tori [Refs]

[2012]:  Convergence of 30 Disabling Global Trends [Refs]

[2011]:  Ungovernability of Sustainable Global Democracy? [Refs]

[2011]:  Topological Clues to a Memorable 12-fold Systemic Pattern [Refs]

[2011]:  Systemic Biomimicry of Dinosaurs by Multinational Corporations [Refs]

[2011]:  Strategic Complexity -- Attracting Consensus [Refs]

[2011]:  Reintegration of a Remaindered World [Refs]

[2011]:  Mind Map of Global Civilizational Collapse [Refs]

[2011]:  Implication of Toroidal Transformation of the Crown of Thorns: Design challenge to enable integrative comprehension [Refs]

[2011]:  Engendering a Psychopter through Biomimicry and Technomimicry [Refs]

[2011]:  Enabling a 12-fold Pattern of Dialogue for Governance [Refs]

[2011]:  Eliciting a 12-fold Pattern of Generic Operational Insights [Refs]

[2011]:  ¿ Higher Education ∞ Meta-education ? [Refs]

[2010]:  Warp and Weft of Future Governance [Refs]

[2010]:  Harmony-Comprehension and Wholeness-Extending [Refs]

[2010]:  From Changing the Strategic Game to Changing the Strategic Frame [Refs]

[2010]:  Enacting Transformative Integral Thinking through Playful Elegance [Refs]

[2009]:  Geometry of Thinking for Sustainable Global Governance [Refs]

[2009]:  Enabling Strategies for Viable Futures [Refs]

[2008]:  Towards Polyhedral Global Governance: complexifying oversimplistic strategic metaphors [Refs]

[2008]:  Polyhedral Pattern Language: Software facilitation of emergence, representation and transformation of psycho-social organization [Refs]

[2008]:  Polyhedral Empowerment of Networks through Symmetry: psycho-social implications for organization and global governance [Refs]

[2008]:  Polyhedral Representation of Conference Dynamics: integrative configuration of panelists, dialogues, topics and threads [Refs]

[2008]:  Institutionalized Shunning of Overpopulation Challenge: incommunicability of fundamentally inconvenient truth [Refs]

[2008]:  In Quest of Optimism Beyond the Edge: through avoidance of the answering process [Refs]

[2008]:  Climate Change and the Elephant in the Living Room [Refs]

[2007]:  Psychosocial Energy from Polarization: within a cyclic pattern of Enantiodromia [Refs]

[2007]:  Potential Psychosocial Significance of Monstrous Moonshine: an exceptional form of symmetry as a Rosetta stone for cognitive frameworks [Refs]

[2007]:  From ECHELON to NOLEHCE: enabling a strategic conversion to a faith-based global brain [Refs]

[2004]:  Attitude Entrainment: Communicating thrival skills and insights [Refs]

[2003]:  Evoking Authenticity: through polyhedral global configuration of local paradoxes [Refs]

[2001]:  Simulating a Global Brain: using networks of international organizations, world problems, strategies, and values [Refs]

[2001]:  Personal Globalization [Refs]

[2001]:  Enabling Creative Response to Extraordinary Crises [Refs]

[2000]:  Enhancing the Quality of Knowing through Integration of East-West metaphors [Refs]

[2000]:  And When the Bombing Stops? Territorial conflict as a challenge to mathematicians [Refs]

[1998]:  Living Differences as a basis for Sustainable Community: Designing a difference engine [Refs]

[1996]:  Cultivating the Songlines of the Noosphere: Report [Refs]

[1995]:  Sustainable Dialogue as a Necessary Template for Sustainable Global Community [Refs]

[1994]:  Transdisciplinarity-3 as the Emergence of Patterned Experience (Part II) [Refs]

[1994]:  Spherical Configuration of Categories to Reflect Systemic Patterns of Environmental Checks and Balances [Refs]

[1994]:  Mathematical Challenge for Systems Science [Refs]

[1993]:  Insights evoked by intractable international differences [Refs]

[1980]:  Why Systems Fail and Problems Sprout Anew [Refs]

[1980]:  Metaconferencing: discovering people / viewpoint networks in conferences [Refs]

[1978]:  Transcending Duality through Tensional Integrity: From systems-versus-networks to [Refs]

[1977]:  Organizational Forms in Response to Complexity [Refs]

[1977]:  Growth and Impact of International Associations and their Networks: Extended version [Refs]

[1976]:  World Problem Networks: as perceived by international organization networks [Refs]

[1974]:  The Harmony of Interaction and the Facilitation of Network Processes [Refs]

[1972]:  The Nature of Organization in Transnational Networks [Refs]

[1972]:  Acquisition and Organization of International Documentation [Refs]

[1971]:  Inter-organizational data and data bank design [Refs]

[1971]:  Computer-aided Visualization of Psycho-social Structures [Refs]

[1969]:  General Systems Education and the relevance of world system data banks and the Inter-Contact technique [Refs]

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[s.d.]:  Using Disagreements for Superordinate Frame Configuration [Refs]

[s.d.]:  Strategic Correspondences: computer-aided insight scaffolding [Refs]

[s.d.]:  Metaphor as a Language for Global Governance [Refs]

[s.d.]:  From Information Highways to Songlines of the Noosphere: Global configuration of hypertext pathways [Refs]

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