‘Betweenness’ : a way of being in the world

Jenny Connected

We offer an illustrative inventory of some social media interactional patterns to examine communication used in open online education communities. Escher’s lithograph is one that Iain McGilchrist often uses to discuss the paradox of linear analysis.

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Towards the idea that complexity IS a theory of change

Chris Corrigan

They are non-linear, unpredictable and emergent. ” Pattern logic , a process used in the Human Systems Dynamics community, is one way that we make sense of what is happening.

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Working with principles: some thoughts and an exercise

Chris Corrigan

On our first day we did a sensemaking cafe to look at patterns of where people in our workshop felt “stuck” in their work with clients and community organizations.

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Principles focused evaluation and racial equity

Chris Corrigan

My own thinking on this topic has largely been informed by the work I’ve done over thirty years at the intersection between indigenous and non-indigenous communities and people in Canada. Collaboration Community Evaluation Featured First Nations

2018 81

Non-Duality Dude: A One-Act Play

How to Save the World

We are social creatures, and we have lost our sense of community, of belonging. image from Pixabay, CC0. Scene One: Mid-afternoon, summer. The main floor of a small, open concept house. A forest is visible through the picture window; the sound of surf can be heard in the background.).

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