Multiparadigm Inquiry Generating Service Systems Thinking

Deepening the systems thinking in pattern language calls for a multiparadigm approach.

What if a pattern language was opened up to contemporaneous research into wicked problems, the systems approach, ecological epistemology, hierarchy theory, and interactive value? This 30-minute presentation at Purplsoc 2017 last October aimed to provide a broader context to a social change community focused on works of Christopher Alexander.

“Multiparadigm Inquiry Generating Service Systems Thinking” | David Ing | Jan. 19, 2018 | Coevolving Innovations at

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Research paper on the Coevolving Commons at

Purplsoc 2017 Ing

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