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Soft systems methodology

  • 1. ETH Zurich · Department of Environmental Systems Science (D-USYS)


This publication describes the soft system methodology and is part of a series of tools and methods compiled in the td-net toolbox for co-producing knowledge ( 
Soft system methodology is a systems thinking based tool for creating shared understandings of a problem situation, working out possible improvements and deciding on the one(s) to implement.


Pohl C 2020. Soft systems methodology. td-net toolbox profile (7). Swiss Academies of Arts and Sciences: td-net toolbox for co-producing knowledge.



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