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Building on the fundamental assumption that effective methdologies are problem and environment dependent, a suggestion is made to distinguish between methodologies and the methodological frameworks they instantiate. TSD (Total System Development) is put forth as a candidate framework able to assist in the generation and evaluation of specific system development methodologies, where systems are defined as distributed hardware/software aggregates.
Roman, Gruia-Catalin, "Total System Development Framework" Report Number: WUCS-79-10 (1979). All Computer Science and Engineering Research.