Systems are a ubiquitous feature of our modern world. We interact with them all day long. Our personal wellbeing depends in part on our ability to understand, influence and control our interaction with those systems. Sometimes we even get involved in designing them, or voting for them, but most of us have had no formal training in systems thinking concepts or vocabulary. This is an entry level exploration of the key concepts and vocabulary that you need to begin the long endless journey to becoming a proficient holistic systems thinker, designer and communicator.
When the principles of freethought shall have dispelled the intellectual cloud of the God-idea and the vanishing dream of a heaven which has too long drawn men's eyes away from this earth, then, and then only, will these words of Cicero have widespread meaning:
"Men were born for the sake of men, that each should assist the others."
Genre: Education & Teaching Length: 267 Pages (820 KB) Lending: Not Enabled Added: Mar 28th, 2020