Abstract

While visual modeling provides a visible way to present and represent system constituents, relationships, and dynamics, formal modeling complements it by formalizing the above aspects embedded in a system. Usually, this is done through developing temporal logics-based representation and modeling tools. In this chapter, formal modeling blocks are discussed to model organizational elements discussed in previous chapters, including actor, rule, relationship, interaction, goal and properties.

Keywords

Metaphor 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Longbing Cao
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  1. 1.Advanced Analytics InstituteUniversity of Technology, SydneySydneyAustralia

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