“We can't solve problems with the same mindset that created the problems in the first place.” Albert Eisntein
"It ain’t what you do not know that gets you into trouble. It’s what you know for sure that just ain’t so." Mark Twain
Learn how to co-produce transformative knowledge capable of both understanding and bringing about social change.
Develop research programs and projects that are relevant.
Design new research methodologies and methods capable of crossing the disciplinary divide.
“Data, data, data! I cannot make bricks without clay.” Sherlock Holmes
“Complexity is looking at interacting elements and asking how they form patterns and how the patterns unfold. It’s important to point out that the patterns may never be finished. They’re open-ended. In standard science this hit some things that most scientists have a negative reaction to. Science doesn’t like perpetual novelty.” Brian Arthur
RETURNING THE STORIES
"The forces that unite us are intrinsic and greater than the superimposed influences that keep us apart." Kwame Nkrumah
Metaphor, analogy and the evolution of language get missed by content analysis approaches. The meaning is not in the content, but in the context.
"Research is formalised curiosity. It is poking and prying with purpose." Zora Neale Hurston