Verwandte Artikel zu Value-Focused Thinking: A Path to Creative Decisionmaking

Value-Focused Thinking: A Path to Creative Decisionmaking

4,1 durchschnittliche Bewertung
( 40 Bewertungen bei Goodreads )
 
9780674931985: Value-Focused Thinking: A Path to Creative Decisionmaking
Alle Exemplare der Ausgabe mit dieser ISBN anzeigen:
 
 

A Path to Creative Decisionmaking

Die Inhaltsangabe kann sich auf eine andere Ausgabe dieses Titels beziehen.

Críticas:

[Value-Focused Thinking] is both an inspired and inspiring book. It is also a rarity among academic and business texts: it is a 'damn good read.' Keeney writes well, arguing his case clearly in the abstract and illustrating it through numerous interesting and pertinent examples. -- Simon French Journal of Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis Outstanding...Innovative thinking. Decision Analysis Newsletter Value-Focused Thinking clearly demonstrates the problems occurring in commercial and other organizations as a result of restricting decision choice to the available alternatives (alternative-focused thinking), rather than starting by considering what it is intended to achieve (value-focused thinking). Observer

Reseña del editor:

The standard way of thinking about decisions is backwards, says Ralph Keeney: people focus first on identifying alternatives rather than on articulating values. A problem arises and people react, placing the emphasis on mechanics and fixed choices instead of on the objectives that give decisionmaking its meaning. In this book, Keeney shows how recognizing and articulating fundamental values can lead to the identification of decision opportunities and the creation of better alternatives. The intent is to be proactive and to select more attractive decisions to ponder before attempting any solutions. Keeney describes specific procedures for articulating values by identifying and structuring objectives qualitatively, and he shows how to apply these procedures in various cases. He then explains how to quantify objectives using simple models of values. Such value analysis, Keeney demonstrates, can yield a full range of alternatives, thus converting decision problems into opportunities. This approach can be used to uncover hidden objectives, to direct the collection of information, to improve communication, to facilitate collective decisionmaking, and to guide strategic thinking. To illustrate these uses, Keeney shows how value-focused thinking works in many business contexts, such as designing an integrated circuit tester and managing a multibillion-dollar utility company; in government contexts, such as planning future NASA space missions and deciding how to transport nuclear waste to storage sites; and in personal contexts, such as choosing career moves and making wise health and safety decisions. An incisive, applicable contribution to the art and science of decisionmaking, Value-Focused Thinking will be extremely useful to anyone from consultants and managers to systems analysts and students.

„Über diesen Titel“ kann sich auf eine andere Ausgabe dieses Titels beziehen.

Weitere beliebte Ausgaben desselben Titels

9780674931978: Value-focused Thinking: Path to Creative Decisionmaking

Vorgestellte Ausgabe

ISBN 10: 0674931971 ISBN 13: 9780674931978
Verlag: Harvard University Press, 1992
Hardcover

Beste Suchergebnisse bei AbeBooks

Foto des Verkäufers

1.

Keeney, Ralph L.
Verlag: Harvard University Press (1996)
ISBN 10: 067493198X ISBN 13: 9780674931985
Neu Softcover Anzahl: 5
Anbieter
GreatBookPrices
(Columbia, MD, USA)
Bewertung

Buchbeschreibung Zustand: New. Bestandsnummer des Verkäufers 598687-n

Weitere Informationen zu diesem Verkäufer | Verkäufer kontaktieren

Neu kaufen
EUR 21,79
Währung umrechnen

In den Warenkorb

Versand: EUR 2,18
Innerhalb USA
Versandziele, Kosten & Dauer
Beispielbild für diese ISBN

2.

Ralph L. Keeney
Verlag: HARVARD UNIVERSITY PRESS, United States (1996)
ISBN 10: 067493198X ISBN 13: 9780674931985
Neu Paperback Anzahl: 1
Anbieter
The Book Depository
(London, Vereinigtes Königreich)
Bewertung

Buchbeschreibung Paperback. Zustand: New. Revised ed. Language: English. Brand new Book. The standard way of thinking about decisions is backwards, says Ralph Keeney: people focus first on identifying alternatives rather than on articulating values. A problem arises and people react, placing the emphasis on mechanics and fixed choices instead of on the objectives that give decisionmaking its meaning. In this book, Keeney shows how recognizing and articulating fundamental values can lead to the identification of decision opportunities and the creation of better alternatives. The intent is to be proactive and to select more attractive decisions to ponder before attempting any solutions.Keeney describes specific procedures for articulating values by identifying and structuring objectives qualitatively, and he shows how to apply these procedures in various cases. He then explains how to quantify objectives using simple models of values. Such value analysis, Keeney demonstrates, can yield a full range of alternatives, thus converting decision problems into opportunities. This approach can be used to uncover hidden objectives, to direct the collection of information, to improve communication, to facilitate collective decisionmaking, and to guide strategic thinking. To illustrate these uses, Keeney shows how value-focused thinking works in many business contexts, such as designing an integrated circuit tester and managing a multibillion-dollar utility company; in government contexts, such as planning future NASA space missions and deciding how to transport nuclear waste to storage sites; and in personal contexts, such as choosing career moves and making wise health and safety decisions.An incisive, applicable contribution to the art and science of decisionmaking, Value-Focused Thinking will be extremely useful to anyone from consultants and managers to systems analysts and students. Bestandsnummer des Verkäufers AAZ9780674931985

Weitere Informationen zu diesem Verkäufer | Verkäufer kontaktieren

Neu kaufen
EUR 26,19
Währung umrechnen

In den Warenkorb

Versand: Gratis
Von Vereinigtes Königreich nach USA
Versandziele, Kosten & Dauer
Foto des Verkäufers

3.

Keeney, Ralph L.
Verlag: Harvard University Press (1996)
ISBN 10: 067493198X ISBN 13: 9780674931985
Neu Soft Cover Anzahl: 20
Anbieter
booksXpress
(Freehold, NJ, USA)
Bewertung

Buchbeschreibung Soft Cover. Zustand: new. Bestandsnummer des Verkäufers 9780674931985

Weitere Informationen zu diesem Verkäufer | Verkäufer kontaktieren

Neu kaufen
EUR 27,02
Währung umrechnen

In den Warenkorb

Versand: Gratis
Innerhalb USA
Versandziele, Kosten & Dauer
Beispielbild für diese ISBN

4.

Keeney, Ralph L.
Verlag: Harvard University Press (1996)
ISBN 10: 067493198X ISBN 13: 9780674931985
Neu PAP Anzahl: 15
Anbieter
Paperbackshop-US
(Wood Dale, IL, USA)
Bewertung

Buchbeschreibung PAP. Zustand: New. New Book. Shipped from UK. Established seller since 2000. Bestandsnummer des Verkäufers WH-9780674931985

Weitere Informationen zu diesem Verkäufer | Verkäufer kontaktieren

Neu kaufen
EUR 27,11
Währung umrechnen

In den Warenkorb

Versand: Gratis
Innerhalb USA
Versandziele, Kosten & Dauer
Beispielbild für diese ISBN

5.

Keeney, Ralph L.
Verlag: Harvard University Press (1996)
ISBN 10: 067493198X ISBN 13: 9780674931985
Neu Softcover Anzahl: 1
Anbieter
GlassFrogBooks
(Hawthorne, CA, USA)
Bewertung

Buchbeschreibung Zustand: New. A+ Customer service! Satisfaction Guaranteed! Book is in NEW condition. Bestandsnummer des Verkäufers 067493198X-2-1

Weitere Informationen zu diesem Verkäufer | Verkäufer kontaktieren

Neu kaufen
EUR 27,58
Währung umrechnen

In den Warenkorb

Versand: Gratis
Innerhalb USA
Versandziele, Kosten & Dauer
Beispielbild für diese ISBN

6.

Ralph L. Keeney
Verlag: Harvard 1996-04-01, Cambridge, Mass. |London (1996)
ISBN 10: 067493198X ISBN 13: 9780674931985
Neu paperback Anzahl: 5
Anbieter
Blackwell's
(Oxford, OX, Vereinigtes Königreich)
Bewertung

Buchbeschreibung paperback. Zustand: New. Language: ENG. Bestandsnummer des Verkäufers 9780674931985

Weitere Informationen zu diesem Verkäufer | Verkäufer kontaktieren

Neu kaufen
EUR 23,45
Währung umrechnen

In den Warenkorb

Versand: EUR 4,36
Von Vereinigtes Königreich nach USA
Versandziele, Kosten & Dauer
Beispielbild für diese ISBN

7.

Ralph L. Keeney
Verlag: Harvard University Press (1996)
ISBN 10: 067493198X ISBN 13: 9780674931985
Neu Paperback Anzahl: 1
Anbieter
Ergodebooks
(Houston, TX, USA)
Bewertung

Buchbeschreibung Paperback. Zustand: New. Bestandsnummer des Verkäufers DADAX067493198X

Weitere Informationen zu diesem Verkäufer | Verkäufer kontaktieren

Neu kaufen
EUR 27,83
Währung umrechnen

In den Warenkorb

Versand: Gratis
Innerhalb USA
Versandziele, Kosten & Dauer
Foto des Verkäufers

8.

Keeney, Ralph L.
Verlag: Harvard University Press (1996)
ISBN 10: 067493198X ISBN 13: 9780674931985
Neu Softcover Anzahl: 1
Anbieter
My Books Store
(Tallahassee, FL, USA)
Bewertung

Buchbeschreibung Zustand: new. Revised. Book is in NEW condition. Satisfaction Guaranteed! Fast Customer Service!!. Bestandsnummer des Verkäufers MBSN067493198X

Weitere Informationen zu diesem Verkäufer | Verkäufer kontaktieren

Neu kaufen
EUR 28,00
Währung umrechnen

In den Warenkorb

Versand: EUR 3,29
Innerhalb USA
Versandziele, Kosten & Dauer
Beispielbild für diese ISBN

9.

Keeney, Ralph L.
Verlag: Harvard University Press (1996)
ISBN 10: 067493198X ISBN 13: 9780674931985
Neu Softcover Anzahl: 1
Anbieter
Irish Booksellers
(Portland, ME, USA)
Bewertung

Buchbeschreibung Zustand: New. book. Bestandsnummer des Verkäufers M067493198X

Weitere Informationen zu diesem Verkäufer | Verkäufer kontaktieren

Neu kaufen
EUR 28,72
Währung umrechnen

In den Warenkorb

Versand: EUR 3,11
Innerhalb USA
Versandziele, Kosten & Dauer
Beispielbild für diese ISBN

10.

Ralph L. Keeney
Verlag: HARVARD UNIVERSITY PRESS, United States (1996)
ISBN 10: 067493198X ISBN 13: 9780674931985
Neu Paperback Anzahl: 10
Anbieter
Book Depository hard to find
(London, Vereinigtes Königreich)
Bewertung

Buchbeschreibung Paperback. Zustand: New. Revised ed. Language: English. Brand new Book. The standard way of thinking about decisions is backwards, says Ralph Keeney: people focus first on identifying alternatives rather than on articulating values. A problem arises and people react, placing the emphasis on mechanics and fixed choices instead of on the objectives that give decisionmaking its meaning. In this book, Keeney shows how recognizing and articulating fundamental values can lead to the identification of decision opportunities and the creation of better alternatives. The intent is to be proactive and to select more attractive decisions to ponder before attempting any solutions.Keeney describes specific procedures for articulating values by identifying and structuring objectives qualitatively, and he shows how to apply these procedures in various cases. He then explains how to quantify objectives using simple models of values. Such value analysis, Keeney demonstrates, can yield a full range of alternatives, thus converting decision problems into opportunities. This approach can be used to uncover hidden objectives, to direct the collection of information, to improve communication, to facilitate collective decisionmaking, and to guide strategic thinking. To illustrate these uses, Keeney shows how value-focused thinking works in many business contexts, such as designing an integrated circuit tester and managing a multibillion-dollar utility company; in government contexts, such as planning future NASA space missions and deciding how to transport nuclear waste to storage sites; and in personal contexts, such as choosing career moves and making wise health and safety decisions.An incisive, applicable contribution to the art and science of decisionmaking, Value-Focused Thinking will be extremely useful to anyone from consultants and managers to systems analysts and students. Bestandsnummer des Verkäufers BZV9780674931985

Weitere Informationen zu diesem Verkäufer | Verkäufer kontaktieren

Neu kaufen
EUR 33,62
Währung umrechnen

In den Warenkorb

Versand: Gratis
Von Vereinigtes Königreich nach USA
Versandziele, Kosten & Dauer

Es gibt weitere Exemplare dieses Buches

Alle Suchergebnisse ansehen