• THE FIFTH PROVINCE

    THE FIFTH PROVINCE Imagining a Space of Dialogical Co-Creations!   Imelda McCarthy PhD   “A vivid imagination compels the whole body to obey it”.  Aristotle   Introduction This paper will re-present some ideas, which were shared at the ‘Training in a Women’s Voice’ conference organized by KCC in June 2009.   Here I will refocus on key aspects of my working…

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Systemics Voices and paths within complexity

Umberta Telfener, Luca Casadio

Introduction

Ludwig Wittgenstein observed in his Philosophical Investigations (1953, no. 18) that language “can be seen as an ancient city: a maze of little streets and squares, of old and new houses, and of houses with additions from various periods; and this surrounded by a multitude of new boroughs with straight, regular streets and uniform houses.” In our view, this analogy also captures the evolution of the various forms of knowledge (collective, individual, family, cultural, aesthetic, religious, etc.) and scientific knowledge in particular, with its “constructions”, interaction with other styles, and landscape. Read More