The Resource Toward a unified theory of human behavior : an introduction to general systems theory, edited by Roy R. Grinker Sr. ; with the assistance of Helen MacGill Hughes

Toward a unified theory of human behavior : an introduction to general systems theory, edited by Roy R. Grinker Sr. ; with the assistance of Helen MacGill Hughes

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Toward a unified theory of human behavior : an introduction to general systems theory
Title
Toward a unified theory of human behavior
Title remainder
an introduction to general systems theory
Statement of responsibility
edited by Roy R. Grinker Sr. ; with the assistance of Helen MacGill Hughes
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NLM
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1900-1993
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Grinker, Roy R.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
BF38
LC item number
.G7 1967
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2008 M-891
  • BF 38
NLM item number
G867t 1967
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1903-1992
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hughes, Helen MacGill
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Psychology
  • Psychological Theory
  • Behavior
  • Systems Theory
  • Analise De Sistemas
  • Psychologie
  • Psychology
  • Verhaltenspsychologie
  • Analise De Sistemas
  • Aufsatzsammlung
  • Verhaltenspsychologie
Label
Toward a unified theory of human behavior : an introduction to general systems theory, edited by Roy R. Grinker Sr. ; with the assistance of Helen MacGill Hughes
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Publication
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Bibliographical footnotes
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volume
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  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A. First conference -- 1. The intrapersonal organization / Roy R. Grinker -- 2. A model for relationships among systems / John P. Spiegel -- 3. The psychological system / David Shakow -- 4. The observer and the observed: human communication theory / Jurgen Ruesch -- 5. The social system: a general theory of action / Talcott Parsons -- 6. The societal system, culture, and the community / Laura Thompson -- 7. Value organizations / Florence Kluckhohn -- 8. A system of socio-psychiatric invariants -- 9. General discussion terminating the first conference -- B. Second conference -- 10. Comparisons between systems of organization / Roy R. Grinker -- 11. Multiple origins of the uniqueness of human society / James E.P. Toman -- 12. Homeostasis and comparison of systems / Alfred E. Emerson -- 13. Comparison of psychological and group foci / John P. Spiegel -- 14. Comparison of psychological and group foci (continued) / David Shakow -- 15. The relation between the small group and the larger social system / Talcott Parsons -- 16. Social systems and culture / Lawrence K. Frank -- C. Third conference -- 17. Homeostasis reconsidered / Anatal Rapoport -- 18. Stability vs. adaptation: some speculations on the evolution of dynamic reciprocating mechanisms / James E.P. Toman -- 19. Homeostasis in a special life situation / Jules Henry -- 20. Autonomy and boundaries according to communications theory / Karl Deutsch -- 21. Concluding discussion and an outline for future conference deliberations -- D. Fourth conference -- 22. Statistical boundaries / Anatol Rapoport -- 23. Boundary relations between sociocultural and personality systems / Talcott Parsons -- 24. Analysis of various types of boundaries / Jurgen Ruesch -- 25. Summary / Roy R. Grinker
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xxv, 390 pages
Lccn
67015246
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
000580133
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)312837
Label
Toward a unified theory of human behavior : an introduction to general systems theory, edited by Roy R. Grinker Sr. ; with the assistance of Helen MacGill Hughes
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliographical footnotes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A. First conference -- 1. The intrapersonal organization / Roy R. Grinker -- 2. A model for relationships among systems / John P. Spiegel -- 3. The psychological system / David Shakow -- 4. The observer and the observed: human communication theory / Jurgen Ruesch -- 5. The social system: a general theory of action / Talcott Parsons -- 6. The societal system, culture, and the community / Laura Thompson -- 7. Value organizations / Florence Kluckhohn -- 8. A system of socio-psychiatric invariants -- 9. General discussion terminating the first conference -- B. Second conference -- 10. Comparisons between systems of organization / Roy R. Grinker -- 11. Multiple origins of the uniqueness of human society / James E.P. Toman -- 12. Homeostasis and comparison of systems / Alfred E. Emerson -- 13. Comparison of psychological and group foci / John P. Spiegel -- 14. Comparison of psychological and group foci (continued) / David Shakow -- 15. The relation between the small group and the larger social system / Talcott Parsons -- 16. Social systems and culture / Lawrence K. Frank -- C. Third conference -- 17. Homeostasis reconsidered / Anatal Rapoport -- 18. Stability vs. adaptation: some speculations on the evolution of dynamic reciprocating mechanisms / James E.P. Toman -- 19. Homeostasis in a special life situation / Jules Henry -- 20. Autonomy and boundaries according to communications theory / Karl Deutsch -- 21. Concluding discussion and an outline for future conference deliberations -- D. Fourth conference -- 22. Statistical boundaries / Anatol Rapoport -- 23. Boundary relations between sociocultural and personality systems / Talcott Parsons -- 24. Analysis of various types of boundaries / Jurgen Ruesch -- 25. Summary / Roy R. Grinker
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xxv, 390 pages
Lccn
67015246
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
000580133
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)312837

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