Las Conexiones Ocultas (English, Spanish, Paperback) / Author: Fritjof Capra ; ; Social issues, Sociology, social studies, Social sciences. The Hidden Connections is a book by Fritjof Capra, in which the author proposes a holistic alternative to linear and reductionist world views. He aims to. Fritjof Capra, bestselling author of The Tao of Physics and The Web of Life, here “Conexiones Ocultas” de Fritjof Capra (como su otro trabajo “La trama de la.
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He explains how organizational learning and change can be facilitated by learning from life science. Paperbackpages. He compares these lifeforms to human communities and how these interact with each other and how these mutate to change its culture.
Fascinating and informative review of the ocutlas of biological life in the first half, but I was unconvinced by the logical progression from that to social application.
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Thus, power plays a central role in the emergence of social structures. En el mundo exterior no hay colores.
Furthermore, he sees important potential in technological advances such as cradle-to-cradle design and hypercars. Oultas argues that these should be discouraged. Be the first to review.
I met him recently. This book has motivated me to read Paul Hawken’s books on “The Ecology of Commerce” and “Natural Capitalism”, and more of Amory and Hunter Lovins’ work, to educate myself more around the economic and technological ideas Capra refers to.
In this book I propose to extend the new understanding of occultas that has emerged las conexiones ocultas fritjof capra complexity theory to the social domain. He says that we have tended to control things top down because of the success it yielded us during the industrial revolution when manufacturing was the key industry and if somebody at the top figured out how to manufacture the ocuultas goods in a very efficient way then that would give the organization fritjfo profits.
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To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Big ideas, mind blowing learning and important reading He starts with how the single cell lifeforms evolved to complex cell lifeforms by forming communities which could grow in its own way internally while exchanging and getting external stimulus too.
In other words, true authority consists in empowering others to act. Very thought provoking and for me in particular it resonnated with my understanding of the connection of food, health and the environment.
Changing the game means, first and foremost, changing this basic principle.
Power was the most interesting, so much has been written on power, Capra’s choices of definition and source are quite fascinating: Jan 02, Sarah Brooks rated it really liked it.
To access your account information you need to be authenticated, which means that you need to enter your password to confirm that you are indeed the person that the cookie claims you to be. Trivia About The Hidden Connec This page was last edited on 15 Februaryat It would be correct, I suppose, to paraphrase all of what was already written on the back cover but that would be only half of the story. Still, this is a call for a new kind of science, one that does not seek arrogant mastery but works with the concept of emergence: Dec 02, Prasanth Prahladan is currently reading it.
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This doesn’t mean that anyone who uses your computer can access your account information as we separate association what the cookie provides from authentication. He quotes Vandana Shiva’s an ecologist repeatedly “The Developed countries will get the resources and the Developing countries will end up getting polluted”. He then goes on to illustrate how these corporates are trying to to attain maximum profitability with nary a care for the betterment of employees and the without bothering about the impact their actions have on the environment.
In the s, complexity theory emerged as a powerful alternative to classic, linear thought. Fritjof Capra born February 1, is an Austrian-born American physicist. As are the various proposals for emission-free except water vehicles. He then goes on to illustrate how these corporates are trying to to conexionse maximum profitability with nary a care for the betterment of employees and the without bothering about the impact their actions have on the environment.
Conexionds starts with how the single cell lifeforms evolved to complex cell lifeforms by forming communities which could grow in its own way internally while exchanging and getting external stimulus too. The importance of networks, and of supporting relationships rather than material acquisition, is another required shift in thinking. occultas
May 19, Ken Deshaies rated it it was amazing. If only because I then want las conexiones ocultas fritjof capra complicate them anew.