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abstract reasoning

a belief used as the basis for action

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something taken to be true without proof

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Skilton and Robinson apply normal accident theory to justify using complexity concepts.
We show how these relate to normal accident theory and explain how the construct of tight coupling fits with them.
Perrow (1999) based normal accident theory on contrasts between systems dominated by complex or linear interactions and between systems characterized by tightly coupled or loosely coupled subsystems.
The other dimension of normal accident theory is the degree of coupling between system components.
The conclusion of normal accident theory is that attempting to realize this combination increases the risk of catastrophic system accidents.