Food for Thought Category: Systems Thinking

Bob Stilger

Cynefin Framework

The ways in which we effectively find our way forward, responding to a particular problem or opportunity, need to be situational. Our work is in one of four domains: simple, complicated, complex, chaos or disorder

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Bob Stilger

What would Homo Systemicus do?

This is one key chapter of a longer manuscript by Barry Oshry which examines the critical nature of power and love in the organic systems in which we humans live, but which we frequently are unable to see.

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Bob Stilger

While Waiting For Homo Systemicus

Many of the problems we human beings encounter might be remedied if we overcame our blindness to the systems in which we live and developed what Barry Oshry calls systems sight. This thoughtful manuscript points towards a different pathway for our future.

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Bob Stilger

Power and Love

Barry Oshry has spent decades analyzing the ways in which power works (and doesn’t work). This remarkable essay follows on a conversation Barry had with Adam Kahane before Adam wrote his book Power and Love. The essay offers critical insights.

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Michele Stern

Vikalp Sangam

This website hopes to feature alternatives in the full range of human endeavour as they take place in India, and through this to help build bridges amongst them, learn from each other, and together present a challenge to the mainstream system.

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Michele Stern

Beautiful Solutions

Resistance is essential, but it’s not enough. As we fight the injustice around us, we also have to imagine — and create — the world we want.

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Michele Stern

PLANETARY

PLANETARY is a feature length documentary that expands on the mind-blowing perspective shared by astronauts and indigenous elders alike

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