TITLE

Commentary

AUTHOR(S)
Fritz, Robert
PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
Reflections;2004, Vol. 5 Issue 7, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the author's comments on the book "Presence: Human Purpose and the Field of the Future," by authors Peter Senge, Otto Scharmer, Joseph Jaworski, and Betty Sue Flowers. The author in context of this book says that if people are to move from relating to the world as fragmented parts to systematic wholes, then they must change their basic way of thinking. The change is from abstract and symbolic conception to acute and profound observation, from metaphorical thinking to original and direct inquiry, from the habit of not looking freshly to the discipline of finely tuned investigation and from reliance on concepts to bring a sense of order to the world, to an open quest to see what's really there.
ACCESSION #
13468413

 

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