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Strengths and Gaps in Systems Theory

Strengths and Gaps in Systems Theory

I need some help to research and analyze the systems theory. What are the strengths of this perspective of organizations? What are the gaps? Explain your rationale.

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I need some help in research and analyze the systems theory. What are the strengths of this perspective of organizations? What are the gaps? Explain your rationale.
The strengths of the systems theory are that it enables the study of interrelations among themselves. Another important strength of the systems theory is that it defines the system in relationship with the environment. In this way the organization is compelled to explore its relationship with the environment. Another advantage of the systems theory is that it focuses the attention of the organization on its goals and the manner in which these goals will be achieved. Also, the systems theory has the advantage of clarifying the inputs and outputs into the organization(2). The systems theory compels the organization to think of itself as an open system. Further, the transformation of the inputs into the outputs is obtained. An important strength of the systems theory is that it focuses on ...

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Gaps in Systems Theory is discussed very comprehensively in this explanation

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