Mary Catherine Bateson on Away

I previously shared Bateson’s comments on the psychology of epistemology. In a recent Harvard Bookstore panel (celebrating the release of Possible Minds) she made a compelling point on the use of the word ‘away’ as a logical construct which limits empathy, and forces a localized vantage point.


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I am a designer, writer and strategist with interest in machine learning, liminal thinking and complexity science. In my commercial work I help companies build innovative tools, design better qualitative processes, and lead that human machine collaboration with complexity in mind.

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