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Metadesign, Systems Thinking\Systems Design, Ecoliteracy, Cinema, Traveling, Surf, Photography...
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Well, i guess what drives me more to do this is the various opportunities to establish contacts with other people that share the same concerns or similar, regarding design and complexity.
"If you want to change how someone think, give up; you cannot change how another thinks. Give them a tool, the use of which will lead them to think differently."

- Buckminster Fuller

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So, What Changes in a Complex World? // by James J. Kay

Posted on February 12, 2010 at 17:30 1 Comment

“…Fundamentally, our understanding of the world changes. Where once we saw

clockworks mechanisms, we now see self-organization and nested hierarchies

characterized by evolution and emergence, attractors, rapid change, and flips. In the

old way of seeing, cause and effect can be neatly separated; with complexity,

feedback loops dominate, and effects are also causes. A complicated system can still,

in principle, be predictable; a complex one is irreducibly uncertain. (…)… Continue

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