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A New Economic System for a World in Rapid Disintegration. (Photo: Antoine Collet; Edited: LW / TO) We live in ominously dangerous times.

A New Economic System for a World in Rapid Disintegration

The world capitalist system -- having fueled colonialism, imperialism and the constant intensification of labor power exploitation for roughly 500 years -- now threatens the planet with an ecological collapse of unprecedented proportions. Unsustainable resource exploitation, water pollution (the transformation of lakes, rivers and oceans into garbage dumps) and massive economic inequality are at the root of the possibly irreversible collapse of industrial civilization. Meanwhile, however, too many of us remain caught up in abstract and ahistorical predictions of collapse that fail to offer an alternative realistic vision of a future socio-economic order. Nonetheless, the catastrophic scenario sketched out behind the operations of global capitalism does not merely represent the other side of a wild socio-economic system bent on constant and abstract growth in pursuit of ever greater rates of profit. Exiting The Anthropocene and Entering The Symbiocene. Exiting The Anthropocene It has been proposed that humans are now living within a period of the Earth’s history appropriately named ‘The Anthropocene’ (Crutzen and Stoermer 2000).

Exiting The Anthropocene and Entering The Symbiocene.

The name is derived from the observed human influence and indeed dominance of all climatic, biophysical and evolutionary processes occurring at a planetary scale. Panarchy. Panarchy What is Panarchy?

Panarchy

Panarchy is a conceptual framework to account for the dual, and seemingly contradictory, characteristics of all complex systems – stability and change. It is the study of how economic growth and human development depend on ecosystems and institutions, and how they interact. Urban Times - Be the Change. Mouvement Colibris.

Créatifs Culturels. Définir les créateurs de cultures. Ideas 1. Jeremy Rifkin. Breaking culture. Alternative Societies. The leadership is us. Cultural Change. Louis Proyect: The Unrepentant Marxist. Resurgence. Le site des Créatifs Culturels - tree2share. Darwin's Wedge & Dumb Competition. “Competition creates efficiency,” is preached as if it were a law of nature.

Darwin's Wedge & Dumb Competition

But nature itself teaches a different lesson. Biological competition can create foolish costs, and collective doom. Edgar Morin : "Le temps est venu de changer de civilisation". Acteurs de l'économie - La Tribune.

Edgar Morin : "Le temps est venu de changer de civilisation"

Attentats à Paris, état d'urgence, rayonnement du Front National, vague massive de migration, situation économique et sociale déliquescente symbolisée par un taux de chômage inédit (10,2 % de la population) : la France traverse une époque particulièrement inquiétante. Jean Yves' Organizational Behavior/Management Blog. .: LaSpirale.org :. Zoupic. Ce WordPress, c’est une énorme libération, d’une flexion à une extension totale de tous mes membres dans l’espace (bien que j’ai le genou dans le chou).

Zoupic

C’est une libération des membres, de l’esprit et des mots. Des mots car ceci n’est pas écrit chez over-blog, partenaire de TF1 media, des mots libres qui viennent d’un logiciel libre avec des plug-ins libres chez un hébergeur(1&1) pas tout à fait libre, mais on en reparlera. Des membres car ici je peux installer ce que je veux, tout configurer à ma manière, c’est chez moi, je n’habite plus au zoupic rue overblog.com mais au zoupic via WordPress chez zoupic.com (chez l’hébergeur pas tout à fait libre). Et l’esprit car dire des mots et dans la pratique ne pas être en accord avec la parole est racinalement contradictoire. Donc je fais ce que je dis et je dis ce que je fais, je pense ce que je dis et je dis ce que je pense.

Une caractéristique de notre monde de son origine à nos jours, du soleil à l’atome ce sont les flux. Les flux. Mutinerie : Libres ensemble. WHAT THE FUCK HAVE YOU DONE? Douglas Rushkoff - Home. Understanding Reductionist vs. Holistic Thinking. Reductionist thinking rules the world.

Understanding Reductionist vs. Holistic Thinking

Without it, technology and the progress that comes with it would not have occurred and we would have very little in the way of sciences. The modern world as we know it would not exist without the technical marvels that come from putting pieces together in novel ways to create often spectacular new inventions, many of which change our lives in profound ways. Reductionist thinking works perfectly for this: Which is made from this: A car is a very complex thing, but you can break it down to its individual parts and understand them in detail. New Culture, Social Design, Cultivation.

ॐ Collectively Conscious ॐ - Hive Mind for the Awakened. Nomad / Knowmad. 6-Collective Intelligence. Intelligence collective. Intelligence collective. The World That Can Be/New Future. Innovation. Disruptive versus Radical Innovations. Clayton Christenson’s seminal The Innovator’s Dilemma is now 10 years old, and its central idea of “disruptive innovation” is now part of the everyday language of innovation.

Disruptive versus Radical Innovations

Recently, I finally read the book after having loosely tossed the term around for a few years. I was shocked to discover that I had misunderstood the concept and made glib assumptions based on sloppy journalistic references. Properly penitent, I began using the term correctly and discovered, to my further shock, that nearly everybody else around me was also using the term incorrectly. By misunderstanding this one critical term, we lose much of the understanding of the innovator’s dilemma discovered by Christenson. The innovator’s dilemma is this: a company that does everything by the book — listening to customers, managing by facts, being disciplined about costs and quality, and so forth — can get blindsided by an innovation that rapidly takes away its markets, because it was doing everything right.