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Bateson, Mary Catherine

  • [2011]  Composing a Further Life: the Age of Active Wisdom. Vintage, 2011
  • [2010]  Composing a Further Life: the Age of Active Wisdom. Vintage, 2010
  • [2004]  Angels Fear: towards an epistemology of the sacred. Hampton Press, 2004 (Bateson, Gregory / Bateson, Mary Catherine)
  • [2001]  Composing a Life. Grove Press, 2001
  • [1991]  Our Own Metaphor. Hampton Press, 1991
  • [1991]  Composing a Life. Grove Press, 1991
  • [1990]  Composing a Life. Plume, 1990
  • [1989]  Composing a Life: life as a work in progress. Plume, 1989
  • [1988]  Angels Fear: towards an epistemology of the sacred. University of Chicago Press, 1988 (Bateson, Gregory / Bateson, Mary Catherine)
  • [1987]  Angels Fear: towards an epistemology of the sacred. Macmillan, 1987 (Bateson, Gregory / Bateson, Mary Catherine)
  • [1987]  Angel's Fear: towards an epistemology of the sacred. Macmillan, 1987 (Bateson, Gregory / Bateson, Mary Catherine)
  • [1980]  Six Days of Dying [describing the death of Gregory Bateson]. CoEvolution Quarterly, 1980, 28, pp. 4-11 [text]
  • [1972]  Our Own Metaphor: a personal account of a conference on the effects of conscious purpose on human adaptation. Knopf, 1972

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[2013]:  Sensing Epiterrestrial Intelligence (SETI) Embedding of extraterrestrials in episystemic dynamics? [Refs]

[2013]:  Metaphors To Die By Correspondences between a collapsing civilization, culture or group, and a dying person [Refs]

[2012]:  In Quest of a Dynamic Pattern of Transformations Sensing the strange attractor of an emerging Rosetta Stone [Refs]

[2012]:  Engendering 2052 through Re-imagining the Present Review of 2052: a Global Forecast for the Next Forty Years as presented to the Club of Rome [Refs]

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[2012]:  Enactivating Multiversal Community Hearing a pattern of voices in the global wilderness [Refs]

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[2012]:  Middle East Peace Potential through Dynamics in Spherical Geometry Engendering connectivity from incommensurable 5-fold and 6-fold conceptual frameworks [Refs]

[2011]:  Freedom, Democracy, Justice: Isolated Nouns or Interwoven Verbs? Illusory quest for qualities and principles dynamically disguised [Refs]

[2011]:  Massive Elicitation of Psychosocial Energy Requisite technology for collective enlightenment [Refs]

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[2010]:  From Changing the Strategic Game to Changing the Strategic Frame Missing cognitive possibility in changing the system not the planet [Refs]

[2010]:  Missing the New Renaissance? No Room at the In? [Refs]

[2010]:  Warp and Weft of Future Governance Ninefold interweaving of incommensurable threads of discourse [Refs]

[2010]:  Cognitive Implications of Lifestyle Diseases of Rich and Poor Transforming personal entanglement with the natural environment [Refs]

[2010]:  Re-Emergence of the Language of the Birds through Twitter? Harmonising the configuration of pattern-breaking interjections and expletives [Refs]

[2009]:  Periodic Pattern of Human Knowing Implication of the Periodic Table as metaphor of elementary order [Refs]

[2009]:  Geometry, Topology and Dynamics of Identity Cognitive implication in fundamental strategic questions and dilemmas [Refs]

[2009]:  Engaging with Globality: through cognitive lines, circlets, crowns or holes  [Refs]

[2009]:  Existential Embodiment of Externalities Radical cognitive engagement with environmental categories and disciplines [Refs]

[2009]:  Viable Global Governance through Bullfighting: Challenge of transcendence [Refs]

[2008]:  Self-reflective Embodiment of Transdisciplinary Integration (SETI): the universal criteria of species maturity? The universal criterion of species maturity? [Refs]

[2008]:  Happiness and Unhappiness through Naysign and Nescience: comprehending the essence of sustainability? [Refs]

[2008]:  In Quest of Optimism Beyond the Edge: through avoidance of the answering process [Refs]

[2007]:  Climbing Elven Stairways: DNA as a macroscopic metaphor of polarized psychodynamics  [Refs]

[2007]:  Archetypal Otherness -- "DNA vs. I Ching": Climbing Elven Stairways (Part B) [Refs]

[2005]:  Playfully Changing the Prevailing Climate of Opinion: Climate change as focal metaphor of effective global governance  [Refs]

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[1998]:  Being Other Wise: dynamics of a meaningfully sustainable lifestyle Clues to the dynamics of a meaningfully sustainable lifestyle [Refs]

[1997]:  Future Generation through Global Conversation: in quest of collective well-being through conversation in the present moment [Refs]

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[1993]:  Bibliographical References and Notes: Poetry-making and Policy-making (Part O) [Refs]

[1989]:  Through Metaphor to a Sustainable Ecology of Development Policies [Refs]

[1989]:  Innovative Global Management through Metaphor [Refs]

[1988]:  Metaphoric Revolution: in quest of a manifesto for governance through metaphor [Refs]

[1987]:  Governance Through Metaphor [Refs]

[1983]:  Development through Alternation [Refs]

[1982]:  Development as Discontinuous Societal Learning: Cyclic transformation of the global answer economy [Refs]