Chapter 18


Organizational Actions

Organizations • Four Fields of Enacting Geometries of Power • From Centralized to Decentralized Field Structures • From Decentralization to Network • From Network to Ecosystem • Organizational Structures and Pathologies • Collapsing Systems and Institutional Pathology • Five Observations on Organizations and Global Institutions • On the Evolution of Institutions

Organizations: Collective Actions

So far, we have used Theory U to illuminate two of the four fundamental meta-processes of bringing forth the world: attending or thinking (chapter 16, “Individual Actions”) and languaging (chapter 17, “Conversational Actions”). ...

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