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shifting consciousness from one level to an other



Very enjoyable book.

Blue Economy

blue-economics_2_2010-04-12_07-32-24upcoming book of gunter pauli

during the past five years, gunter pauli focused on identifying the innovations that could shift the present management model based on core business and core competence to one that introduces multiple innovations generating multiple cash flows, responding to all basic needs with what is locally available, generating jobs and building up social capital

Books and Batteries

Birdsong: A Novel of Love and War Sebastian Faulks

<br />In 1910, England's Stephen Wraysford, a junior executive in a textile firm, is sent by his company to northern France. There he falls for Isabelle Azaire, a young and beautiful matron who abandons her abusive husband and sticks by Stephen long enough to conceive a child. Six years later, Stephen is back in France, as a British officer


The Elephant and the Maruti : Radhika Jha

<br />Taken away from reality in tokyo by this wonderful book. normally it takes me months to read a book but this one i absorbed quickly. every minute that was spare i used to get myself draw back to into it. stories from india with at the end a suprise and amazon has it.

Hackers and Painters.

hackers-and-painters.jpgMay 2003
(This essay is derived from a guest lecture at Harvard, which incorporated an earlier talk at Northeastern.)
When I finished grad school in computer science I went to art school to study painting. A lot of people seemed surprised that someone interested in computers would