Transduction — leading transformation — Issue #32

Top phive of the week

8 February — OPCC/APACE Commissioning Academy, now recruiting

Food Security — Is the UK already in Crisis? Tickets, Wed 12 Jan 2022 at 18:00 | Eventbrite

SCiO Virtual Open Meeting — 17 January 2022 | Systems Convening from Bev and Etienne Wenger-Trayner, and Scenario Planning from Julio Graham, 18:30 UK time

public | service | transformation

Early help for children and families — an article by Richard Selwyn

E3M | “Don’t think you can’t do these things, because you can” — a legal perspective on Human Learning Systems

systems | complexity | cybernetics

Demanding Change: Where does learning take place? Richard Veryard (from a conversation with Harish Jose and others)

Bridging the Systems Thinking Capabilities Gap

Systems Thinking Ontario — 2022–01–10

A Quick Look at 4 Films that Address Systems Change | by Nora Bateson | Jan, 2022 | Medium | Systems Community of Inquiry

Complexity Sciences — Vigni (2021)

Permaculture as a Complex System Collective Emergence

A Mathematical Theory of Communication — Shannon (1948)

Management Systems: A Viable Approach (book) | Maurice Yolles (1999)

organisational development / transformation

A centennial tribute to Gregory Bateson 1904–1980 and his influence on the fields of organizational development and action research | Hawkins (2004)

ethics in public service

IPSE calls for more clarity on IR35 following Defra and MoJ non-compliance verdicts | IPSE

Tory peer Michelle Mone secretly involved in PPE firm she referred to government | Coronavirus | The Guardian

environmental and social justice

We have evolved powerful mechanisms for healing one another | Aeon Essays

more brain food

Prevalence-induced concept change in human judgment — Levari et al (2018)

There really are 50 Eskimo words for ‘snow’

Some recent podcasts I have enjoyed which are relevant to our theme…

Why You Should Question Your Reality | by Erman Misirlisoy, PhD | Nov, 2021 | Medium

Transmission T-019: David Wolpert on statistical tools for making pandemic predictions | Santa Fe Institute

Boquila trifoliolata, a vine that wraps around host plants and mimics their leaves — including an artificial plastic host plant

Hotel Chocolat : A short history of coffee culture | MarketScreener

The Radically Embodied Conscious Cybernetic Bayesian Brain: From Free Energy to Free Will and Back Again — Safron (2021)

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