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Functionalism and mental boundaries

Functionalism and mental boundaries | Reflexive Practice | Scoop.it
I've decided to dust off some of the papers from a themed issue that I co-edited five years ago since I happen to be very much in "extended mind" mode just now. First up is Larry Shapiro - below is...
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The No-Nonsense Guide To Getting Paid For Your Expertise | Brass Tack Thinking

The No-Nonsense Guide To Getting Paid For Your Expertise | Brass Tack Thinking | Reflexive Practice | Scoop.it
One of the biggest challenges for consultants and professional services providers is knowing how to effectively charge for time. Here's the no-nonsense guide.
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An Ontological Understanding of Dialogue in Education

This dissertation develops an ontological understanding of dialogue that is then used to reconsider the forms and purposes of schooling.  Employing the works of Martin Buber and Mikhail Bakhtin, th...
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I Am A Strange Loop by Douglas Hofstadter | Issue 78 | Philosophy Now

I Am A Strange Loop by Douglas Hofstadter | Issue 78 | Philosophy Now | Reflexive Practice | Scoop.it
Scott O’Reilly loops the loop with Douglas Hofstadter.
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Serena ... version 2013

Serena ... version 2013 | Reflexive Practice | Scoop.it
Yesterday I finished the novel Serena written by Ron Rash of Appalachia. Taking place in North Carolina at the beginning of the depression, Serena is a riveting tale of greed and the obsession for ...
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It’s not a behavioural problem: it’s the system

It’s not a behavioural problem: it’s the system | Reflexive Practice | Scoop.it
Don’t ask a systems thinker for advice on managing performance or staff engagement.  They will probably say something pretty fruity and you’ll wind up frustrated by how fervently they t...
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David Barash - Buddhist ecology

David Barash - Buddhist ecology | Reflexive Practice | Scoop.it
Buddhism and ecology both refuse to separate the human and natural worlds – and demand that we act accordingly...
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John Steinbeck on Falling in Love: A 1958 Letter

John Steinbeck on Falling in Love: A 1958 Letter | Reflexive Practice | Scoop.it
If it is right, it happens -- The main thing is not to hurry. Nothing good gets away.
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What Freud Said About Writing Fiction

What Freud Said About Writing Fiction | Reflexive Practice | Scoop.it
"The creative writer does the same as the child at play," and other quips...
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A Brief Guide to Embodied Cognition: Why You Are Not Your Brain | Guest Blog, Scientific American Blog Network

A Brief Guide to Embodied Cognition: Why You Are Not Your Brain | Guest Blog, Scientific American Blog Network | Reflexive Practice | Scoop.it
Embodied cognition, the idea that the mind is not only connected to the body but that the body influences the mind, is one of the more ...
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The power of metaphor!
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The power of metaphor...

 

"...'Metaphors We Live By' was a game changer. Not only did it illustrate how prevalent metaphors are in everyday language, it also suggested that a lot of the major tenets of western thought, including the idea that reason is conscious and passionless and that language is separate from the body aside from the organs of speech and hearing, were incorrect. In brief, it demonstrated that “our ordinary conceptual system, in terms of which we both think and act, is fundamentally metaphorical in nature.”

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11 quick + dirty things about writing | Justine Musk

11 quick + dirty things about writing | Justine Musk | Reflexive Practice | Scoop.it
And by the way, everything in life is writable about if you have the guts to do it, and the imagination to improvise. The worst enemy to creativity is self-doubt. ― Sylvia Plath 1.
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How P&G Presents Data to Decision-Makers

How P&G Presents Data to Decision-Makers | Reflexive Practice | Scoop.it
When it comes to data visualization, it's not how creative you are, but how common.
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conversation matters: Four Conversations to Address Adaptive Challenges

conversation matters: Four Conversations to Address Adaptive Challenges | Reflexive Practice | Scoop.it
Trish Silber coauthored this post with me When organizations face adaptive challenges that are complex and unpredictable, the people who have ideas vital to dealing with the issues are those whose work is impacted by the challenge.
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Recognize Your "Escape Mode," and Identify the Root Cause

Recognize Your "Escape Mode," and Identify the Root Cause | Reflexive Practice | Scoop.it
When we're subconsciously trying to avoid something, many of us fall into an "escape mode" where we pick up slightly unusual habits.
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Why conversational skills are needed to create a high-performance, engaged, networked organization - Trends in the Living Networks

Why conversational skills are needed to create a high-performance, engaged, networked organization - Trends in the Living Networks | Reflexive Practice | Scoop.it
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How do you fall in love? You don’t fall in love...

How do you fall in love? You don’t fall in love... | Reflexive Practice | Scoop.it
“ How do you fall in love? You don’t fall in love like you fall in a hole. You fall like falling through space. It’s like you jump off your own private planet to visit someone else’s planet. And when...
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What is Adaptability? | Management Innovation eXchange

What is Adaptability? | Management Innovation eXchange | Reflexive Practice | Scoop.it
The Management Innovation eXchange (MIX) is an open innovation project aimed at reinventing management for the 21st century.
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Epictetus on the seas of fate: cultivate the power within

Epictetus on the seas of fate: cultivate the power within | Reflexive Practice | Scoop.it
The Roman slaver groaned as it lurched through heavy seas. Below decks, a boy, Epictetus, lay writhing in his chains. His left knee, where the manacle bit into the shin, was trussed in a heavy rag....
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