“… a group of people who together possess all specialized skills necessary to perform the operations confronting them" (J. JOHANNESSEN & A. HAUAN, 1992, p.174).
About such groups, the authors emphasize that: "The main idea, however, lies not in the design of the group but in its functioning".
The MDG is useful only if its participants possess and use "communication competence", which allows for fruitful interaction and opens the possibility of interactive planning through participative design.
- 1) General information
- 2) Methodology or model
- 3) Epistemology, ontology and semantics
- 4) Human sciences
- 5) Discipline oriented
To cite this page, please use the following information:
Bertalanffy Center for the Study of Systems Science (2020). Title of the entry. In Charles François (Ed.), International Encyclopedia of Systems and Cybernetics (2). Retrieved from www.systemspedia.org/[full/url]
We thank the following partners for making the open access of this volume possible: