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Cerulo, Karen A.

  • [2011]  Second Thoughts: sociology challenges conventional wisdom. Sage, 2011 (Ruane, Janet M. / Cerulo, Karen A.)
  • [2006]  Never Saw It Coming: cultural challenges to envisioning the worst. University of Chicago Press, 2006
  • [2002]  Culture in Mind: toward a sociology of culture and cognition. Routledge, 2002
  • [2001]  Culture in Mind: toward a sociology of culture and cognition. Routledge, 2001
  • [1998]  Deciphering Violence: the cognitive structure of right and wrong. Routledge, 1998

Kairos documents referencing any of the above



[2016]:  Global Incomprehension of Increasing Violence Matching incapacity to question the reason why [Refs]

[2016]:  Disastrous Floods as Indicators of Systemic Risk Neglect Implications for authoritative response to future surprises [Refs]

[2016]:  Existential Challenge of Detecting Todays Big Lie Mysterious black hole conditioning global civilization? [Refs]

[2015]:  International Community as God or Sorcerer's Apprentice? Strategic chaos in the absence of an interlocking temporal pattern of longer-term cyclic processes [Refs]

[2015]:  Collective Mea Culpa? You Must be Joking! Them is to blame, Not us ! [Refs]

[2014]:  Systemic Reliance of World Religions on Human Sacrifice Covert use of fatal conflict to ensure vital resource management [Refs]

[2014]:  Challenges More Difficult for Science than Going to Mars Or exploring the origins of the Universe or of Life on Earth [Refs]

[2014]:  Metascience Enabling Upgrades to the Scientific Process Beyond Science 2.0 in the light of polyhedral metaphors? [Refs]

[2014]:  Resource Insights from Plus or Minus 12 People on a Liferaft Thought experiment to highlight global dilemmas in a comprehensible context [Refs]

[2014]:  Is the World View of a Holy Father Necessarily Full of Holes? Mysterious theological black holes engendering global crises [Refs]

[2014]:  Flowering of Civilization -- Deflowering of Culture Flow as a necessarily complex experiential dynamic [Refs]

[2014]:  Investing Attention Essential to Viable Growth Radical self-reflexive reappropriation of financial skills and insights [Refs]

[2014]:  Correspondences between Traditional Constellations and Pattern Languages Requisite simplexity for sustainable comprehension of complexity [Refs]

[2014]:  Transcending an Asystemic View of Life Review of The Systems View of Life: a unifying vision [Refs]

[2013]:  Strategic Implications of 12 Unasked Questions in Response to Disaster  [Refs]

[2013]:  Civilization as a Global Configuration of Silences Recognizing silence of a higher order [Refs]

[2013]:  Would Jesus Now be Prosecuted by US? As a law-breaker -- like Manning, Assange and Snowden -- Yes we can! [Refs]

[2013]:  Eliciting a Universe of Meaning Within a global information society of fragmenting knowledge and relationships [Refs]

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

[2013]:  Vigorous Application of Derivative Thinking to Derivative Problems Transcending bewailing, hand-wringing and emotional blackmail [Refs]

[2012]:  Imaginative Reconfiguration of a post-Apocalyptic Global Civilization Engaging cognitively with the illusion of the End of the World [Refs]

[2012]:  Paradoxes of Engaging with the Ultimate in any Guise Living Life Penultimately [Refs]

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

[2012]:  Beware of Legality, Accountability, Marketability, Security! Be where the Four Hoarsemen of the Apocalypse are not? [Refs]

[2012]:  Club of Rome Reports and Bifurcations: a 40-year overview [Refs]

[2011]:  Ungovernability of Sustainable Global Democracy? Towards engaging appropriately with time [Refs]

[2011]:  Mind Map of Global Civilizational Collapse Why Nothing is Happening in Response to Global Challenges [Refs]

[2011]:  Monkeying with Global Governance Emergent dynamics of three wise monkeys in a knowledge-based society [Refs]

[2011]:  ¿ Higher Education ∞ Meta-education ? Transforming cognitive enabling processes increasingly unfit for purpose [Refs]

[2011]:  Gruesome but Necessary: Global governance in the 21st Century? Extreme normality as indicator of systemic negligence [Refs]

[2011]:  Mapping Paralysis and Tokenism in the Face of Potential Global Disaster Why nobody is about to do anything effective and what one might do about it [Refs]

[2011]:  Humanitarian Disaster or Act of God -- Dangerous Implication in Practice? Responding systemically to the probable fate of millions [Refs]

[2011]:  Map of Systemic Interdependencies None Dares Name Challenge of global life and death [Refs]

[2011]:  Tomorrow, Who Will Govern the World?: Review Commentary on Jacques Attali's Demain, qui gouvernera le monde? [Refs]

[2011]:  Embodiment of Change: Comprehension, Traction and Impact? Discovering enabling questions for the future [Refs]

[2011]:  Living as an Imaginal Bridge between Worlds Global implications of betwixt and between and liminality [Refs]

[2010]:  Epistemological Panic in the face of Nonduality Does nothing matter? [Refs]

[2010]:  Transcending One-eyed Global Modelling Perspectives Incorporating under-currents into global circulation of value [Refs]

[2010]:  Superquestions for Supercomputers Avoiding terra flops from misguided dependence on teraflops? [Refs]

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

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

[2010]:  Engaging with the Inexplicable, the Incomprehensible and the Unexpected [Refs]

[2010]:  Enacting Transformative Integral Thinking through Playful Elegance A Symposium at the End of the Universe? [Refs]

[2009]:  Emerging Memetic Singularity in the Global Knowledge Society [Refs]

[2009]:  Abuse of Faith in Governance: Mystery of the Unasked Question [Refs]

[2009]:  United Nations Overpopulation Denial Conference Exploring the underside of climate change [Refs]

[2008]:  Unknown Undoing: challenge of incomprehensibility of systemic neglect [Refs]

[2008]:  Stepping into, or through, the Mirror: embodying alternative scenario patterns [Refs]

[2008]:  Climate Change and the Elephant in the Living Room In quest of an endangered species [Refs]