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Multiple Perspectives on Nature, Landscape, Beauty, Art, Architecture with Emergence, Transformation and new Mindsets in Sustainability
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The idea of Nature, refigured

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Share and Enjoy: Related posts:the idea behind this blog (original version) actual occasions Examining life, trash, & radical nature Nature vs. Grace?

 

There are many related ways of defining nature. Robert Corrington, for instance, calls nature “the sheer availability of whatever is” (fn. 1).....

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Future City Scenarios

Futurologist and Design Scientist Melissa Sterry's presentation 'Future Cities Scenarios: How Sustainability is Shaping Our Future Urban Habitats', presented at...

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Book alert: Organizational Transformation for Sustainability: An Integral Metatheory (Routledge Studies in Business Ethics) (9780415801737): Mark Edwards: Books

Amazon.com: Organizational Transformation for Sustainability: An Integral Metatheory (Routledge Studies in Business Ethics) (9780415801737): Mark Edwards: Books...
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Sustainable Design Aesthetics | Integral Life/ Mark DeKay

Sustainable Design Aesthetics | Integral Life/ Mark DeKay | The Landscape Café | Scoop.it

Increasing complexity of aesthetic perceptions

 

Aesthetics is a major area of attention for designers operating from the experiences perspective (UL). Of course, experience is at the root of aesthetic explanations. Aesthetic experience is a response to conditions of beauty. Aesthetics as a study of philosophy is an attempt to explain the human aesthetic experience. The sustainable designer might ask: What if anything is different about aesthetics for Sustainable Design?

 

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TheoryU Design for Integral Sustainability Meshwork

TheoryU Design for Integral Sustainability Meshwork | The Landscape Café | Scoop.it

At Experience Integral's Embody Integral Sustainability Conference convenor Anouk Brack very wisely used a Theory U design for the five day discovery process.
Priorities: With Barrett Brown’s new research on Sustainability Leaders, we were able to self-assess and create a group assessment of key leadership capacities and where we needed to focus our learning. We found that most attention was needed for: Integral Models, Systems Thinking, Complexity and Polarity Management.

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