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The Resource Uncontrolled : the surprising payoff of trial-and-error for business, politics, and society, Jim Manzi

Uncontrolled : the surprising payoff of trial-and-error for business, politics, and society, Jim Manzi

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Uncontrolled : the surprising payoff of trial-and-error for business, politics, and society
Title
Uncontrolled
Title remainder
the surprising payoff of trial-and-error for business, politics, and society
Statement of responsibility
Jim Manzi
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
001.4/34
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
H62
LC item number
.M264 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Uncontrolled : the surprising payoff of trial-and-error for business, politics, and society, Jim Manzi
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Induction and the problem of induction -- Falsification and paradigms -- Implicit and explicit knowledge -- Science as a social enterprise -- Science without experiments -- Some observations concerning probability -- The invention and application of the randomized trial -- Limitations of randomized trials -- Non-experimental social science -- Business strategy as applied social science -- The experimental revolution in business -- Experimental social science -- Liberty as means -- Innovation and cohesion -- Sustainable innovation
Control code
ocn744287745
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvii, 300 p.
Isbn
9780465023240
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012004409
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)744287745
Label
Uncontrolled : the surprising payoff of trial-and-error for business, politics, and society, Jim Manzi
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Induction and the problem of induction -- Falsification and paradigms -- Implicit and explicit knowledge -- Science as a social enterprise -- Science without experiments -- Some observations concerning probability -- The invention and application of the randomized trial -- Limitations of randomized trials -- Non-experimental social science -- Business strategy as applied social science -- The experimental revolution in business -- Experimental social science -- Liberty as means -- Innovation and cohesion -- Sustainable innovation
Control code
ocn744287745
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvii, 300 p.
Isbn
9780465023240
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012004409
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)744287745

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