This issue of Systemic Practice and Action Research, celebrating the work of Peter Checkland, in the particular nature and development of soft systems methodology (SSM), would not have happened unless the work was seen by others as being important. No significant contri... View more
Anderson, R. (1989). Development of Business Information Systems, Blackwell, Oxford.
Atkinson, C. (1984). Metaphor and Systemic Praxis, Unpublished Ph.D. thesis, Lancaster University, Lancaster.
Atkinson, C. J. (1986). Towards a plurality of soft systems methodology. J. Appl. Syst. Anal. 13, 19-31.
Avison, D. E. (1989). An overview of information systems development methodologies. In Flood, R. L., Jackson, M. C., and Keys, P. (eds.), Systems Prospects: The Next Ten Years of Systems Research, Plenum, New York, pp. 189-193.
Avison, D. E., and Fitzgerald, G. (1988). Information Systems Development: Methodologies, Techniques and Tools, Blackwell, Oxford.
Avison, D. E., and Fitzgerald, G. (1995). Information Systems Development: Methodologies, Techniques and Tools, 2nd ed., McGraw-Hill, London.
Avison, D. E., and Wood-Harper, A. T. (1990). Multiview: An Exploration in Information Systems Development, Alfred Waller, Henley-on-Thames.
Avison, D. E., and Wood-Harper, A. T. (1991). Information systems development research: An exploration of ideas in practice. Comput. J. 34(2), 98-112.
Avison, D. E., Fitzgerald, G., and Wood-Harper, A. T. (1988). Information systems development: A toolkit is not enough. Comput. J. 31(4), 379-380.
Avison, D. E., Golder, P. A., and Shah, H. U. (1992). Towards an SSM toolkit: Rich picture diagramming. Eur. J. Inform. Syst. 1(6), 397-407.