Systems Thinking Cause-Effect Stencil
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This page is a temporary home for ongoing work to develop a stencil for "Systems Thinking" Cause-Effect diagrams.  These diagrams were popularized by Peter Senge's book "The Fifth Discipline", and are used to document and analyze patterns of cause and effect in business scenarios (though they are useful in other situations too).  A very good introduction to Systems Thinking and these diagrams can be found at


Currently involved:


An initial stencil is being circulated for comment to the expert users.


The resulting stencil is expected to be public domain, and available [... where?...]

How to Use

Screen caps and instructions to be done.

Open Issues

Features under debate, bugs etc.


* Yes, I realize that given the topic, this is ironic.

Article Created: 2000-04-20  Last edit: Last edit: 00-10-30 Graham Wideman
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