0.1. Unknowable and Incommunicable: Evolution
The Introduction set out two ideas:
Communicating is touching into shared experience. People listen and act at three skill levels: Shu, Ha, and Ri (following, leaving, and fluent).
Those ideas could use a few more paragraphs each.
Unknowable and Incommunicable: Evolution
Communication and Shared Experience
At the time of writing the first edition, I didn’t fully appreciate the harmony between the idea of “communication as touching into shared experience” and the articles in Appendix B by Pelle Ehn and Peter Naur.