By Saul I. Gass, Arjang A. Assad
AN ANNOTATED TIMELINE OF OPERATIONS learn: an off-the-cuff historical past recounts the evolution of Operations learn (OR) as a brand new technological know-how - the technological know-how of selection making. coming up from the pressing operational problems with global conflict II, the philosophy and technique of OR has permeated the solution of choice difficulties in company, undefined, and govt. The Timeline chronicles the background of OR within the kind of self-contained, expository entries. each one access offers a concise rationalization of the occasions and other people less than dialogue, and gives key assets the place extra proper info could be bought. moreover, books and papers that experience stimulated the improvement of OR or helped to coach the 1st generations of OR lecturers and practitioners are stated during the ebook. beginning in 1564 with seminal principles that shape the precursors of OR, the Timeline strains the major principles and occasions of OR via 2004. The Timeline should still curiosity somebody excited by OR - researchers, practitioners, teachers, and, specifically, scholars - who desire to find out how OR got here into being. extra, the scope and expository kind of the Timeline should still make it of price to the overall reader attracted to the advance of technology and know-how within the final 1/2 the 20 th century. have you learnt:
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