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** [[Summary of Jared Diamond - The world until yesterday|Diamond Jared - The world until yesterday]]  
 
** [[Summary of Jared Diamond - The world until yesterday|Diamond Jared - The world until yesterday]]  
 
* Dealing with Chaos
 
* Dealing with Chaos
** Gleick, James - Chaos
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** [[Summary of James Gleick - Chaos|Gleick, James - Chaos]]
** Pascale, Richard T. a.o. - Surfing on the edge of Chaos
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** [[Summary of Richard Pascale a.o. - Surfing on the edge of Chaos|Pascale, Richard T. a.o. - Surfing on the edge of Chaos]]
 
* On success in a world full of uncertainty
 
* On success in a world full of uncertainty
** Taleb, Nassim Nicholas - The Black Swan
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** [[Summary of Nassim Taleb - The Black Swan|Taleb, Nassim Nicholas - The Black Swan]]
** Taleb, Nassim Nicholas - Antifragile
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** [[Summary of Nassim Taleb - Antifragile|Taleb, Nassim Nicholas - Antifragile]]
 
* Creativity and design to initiate innovation
 
* Creativity and design to initiate innovation
** Seelig Tina - inGenius
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** [[Summary of Tina Seelig - inGenius|Seelig Tina - inGenius]]
** Brown, Tim - Change by Design
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** [[Summary of Tim Brown - Change by Design|Brown, Tim - Change by Design]]
 
*The adaptive cycle of change
 
*The adaptive cycle of change
** Gunderson, Lance H. & C.S. Holling - Panarchy
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** [[Summary of Lance Gunderson & C.S. Holling - Panarchy|Gunderson, Lance H. & C.S. Holling - Panarchy]]
 
*On political order in Changing societies
 
*On political order in Changing societies
** Fukuyama, Francis - The origins of political order
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** [[Summary of Francis Fukuyama - The origins of political order|Fukuyama, Francis - The origins of political order]]Fukuyama, Francis - The origins of political order
 
These fields were chosen to better understand the dynamic settings we are in. Students made a summary of the books, linked their findings to the organizational (virtual) structures and focused on the specific role information (and ICT) is playing.
 
These fields were chosen to better understand the dynamic settings we are in. Students made a summary of the books, linked their findings to the organizational (virtual) structures and focused on the specific role information (and ICT) is playing.

Revision as of 08:15, 12 June 2014

As part of their assignments students of the (V)ODC course studied a.o. the following areas (and books):

(some books were summarized by different groups. You can find their summaries by following the links.

These fields were chosen to better understand the dynamic settings we are in. Students made a summary of the books, linked their findings to the organizational (virtual) structures and focused on the specific role information (and ICT) is playing.

Contributors

Toon Abcouwer