Core Principles for the New Economy: Human Agency & Enlightened Self-Interest « emergent by design
John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration
JANUARY 10, 2012
The geography of a scenes is nurtured by several factors: Mutual appreciation — Risky moves are applauded by the group, subtlety is appreciated, and friendly competition goads the shy. The problem with the kinds of ad hoc, project-based, one off relationships Boyd described is that they leave the individual isolated without a safety net, and thus leave the project-based model of p2p collaboration open to cooptation (as free agents become a precariat) by capitalist business firms.