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De Bono, Edward

  • [2012]  How to Have Creative Ideas: 62 exercises to develop the mind. Ebury Digital, 2012
  • [2010]  Think! Before It's Too Late. Random House, 2010
  • [2009]  Think! Before It's Too Late. Random House, 2009
  • [2008]  Six Frames For Thinking About Information. Vermilion, 2008
  • [2005]  The Six Value Medals: the essential tool for success in the 21st Century. Ebury Press, 2005
  • [2005]  Six Value Medals: the essential tool for success in the 21st Century. Ebury Press, 2005 [summary]
  • [2004]  How to Have a Beautiful Mind. Ebury Press, 2004
  • [2000]  New Thinking for the New Millennium. Penguin, 2000
  • [1999]  New Thinking for the New Millennium. New Millennium Entertainment, 1999
  • [1993]  Water Logic. Viking Penguin, 1993
  • [1993]  From Rock Logic to Water Logic. Viking, 1993
  • [1992]  Six Action Shoes. Harpercollins, 1992
  • [1992]  Practical Thinking: 4 Ways to be Right; 5 Ways to be Wrong; 5 Ways to Understand. Penguin, 1992
  • [1992]  I Am Right, You Are Wrong: From This to the New Renaissance: From Rock Logic to Water Logic. Penguin Books, 1992
  • [1991]  Six Action Shoes. Fontana, 1991
  • [1991]  I Am Right, You Are Wrong: From This to the New Renaissance: From Rock Logic to Water Logic, 1991
  • [1990]  Po: Beyond Yes and No. International Center for Creative Thinking, 1990
  • [1990]  New Thinking for the New Millennium. Penguin, 1990
  • [1990]  Lateral Thinking for Management: a handbook. Penguin Books, 1990
  • [1990]  I Am Right and You Are Wrong. Viking, 1990.
  • [1987]  Six Thinking Hats. Penguin, 1987
  • [1985]  Six Thinking Hats: an essential spproach to business management. Little, Brown and Company, 1985 [summary]
  • [1983]  Atlas of Management Thinking. Viking Press, 1983
  • [1982]  Lateral Thinking for Management. Penguin, 1982
  • [1981]  The Atlas of Management Thinking. Penguin, 1981.
  • [1981]  Atlas of Management Thinking. Penguin, 1981.
  • [1977]  Wordpower: an illustrated dictionary of vital words. Penguin, 1977
  • [1976]  Po: Beyond Yes and No. Penguin, 1976.
  • [1973]  Po: Beyond Yes and No. 1973
  • [1972]  PO: beyond YES and NO. Penguin, 1972
  • [1972]  Po: A Device for Successful Thinking, Simon and Schuster, 1972
  • [1972]  PO - beyond yes and no. 1972
  • [1970]  Lateral thinking: creativity step by step. Harper and Row, 1970
  • [1969]  The Mechanism of Mind. 1969
  • [1967]  The Use of Lateral Thinking. 1967

Kairos documents referencing any of the above



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

[2016]:  Con-quest Aesthetically Reframed via the Concordian Mandala Inspired by implications of the systemantics of the Discordian Mandala [Refs]

[2016]:  Evoking Castalia as Envisaged, Entoned and Embodied -- informed by the bertsolitaria process ? The great game informed by the bertsolaritza cultural process? [Refs]

[2016]:  Destabilizing Multipolar Society through Binary Decision-making Alternatives to 2-stroke democracy suggested by 4-sided ball games [Refs]

[2015]:  If Writers are Necessarily Right... Who are the rongers , so necessarily wrong? [Refs]

[2015]:  Transcendent Integrity via Dynamic Configuration of Sub-understandings? Interactive orbital animations of world views using data-driven documents (d3.js) [Refs]

[2015]:  Requisite Meta-reflection on Engagement in Systemic Change? Fiat, fatwa and world-making in a period of existential radicalisation [Refs]

[2015]:  Marrying Strategic White Holes with Problematic Black Holes Questionable role of officiants in the engagement process and nuptial arrangements [Refs]

[2015]:  Memetic Analogue to the 20 Amino Acids as vital to Psychosocial Life? Number 37 as indicative of fruitful pathways of transformation? [Refs]

[2015]:  Embodying Global Hegemony through a Sustaining Pattern of Discourse Cognitive challenge of dominion over all one surveys [Refs]

[2015]:  Evil Rules: Guidelines for Engaging in Armageddon Now [Refs]

[2015]:  Eliciting Insight from Covert Operations by US Understanding global governance otherwise in response to THEM [Refs]

[2014]:  Quantum Wampum Essential to Navigating Ragnarok Thrival in crisis through embodying turbulent flow [Refs]

[2014]:  Representation of Creative Processes through Dynamics in Three Dimensions Global insight from spherical reframing of mandalas, the zodiac and the enneagram [Refs]

[2014]:  Reimagining Tesla's Creativity through Technomimicry Psychosocial empowerment by imagining charged conditions otherwise [Refs]

[2014]:  Embodying a Hypercomplex of Unhygienic Nescience Questionable connectivity enabling apprehension of matters otherwise [Refs]

[2014]:  Imagining Order as Hypercomputing Operating an information engine through meta-analogy [Refs]

[2014]:  Comprehension of Numbers Challenging Global Civilization Number games people play for survival [Refs]

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

[2014]:  Engaging with Insight of a Higher Order Reconciling complexity and simplexity through memorable metaphor [Refs]

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

[2014]:  Encycling Problematic Wickedness for Potential Humanity Imagining a future Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential [Refs]

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

[2014]:  Now as the Ultimate Cognitive Strange Attractor A continuing invitation down the rabbit hole ? [Refs]

[2013]:  World Introversion through Paracycling Global potential for living sustainably outside-inside [Refs]

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

[2013]:  Affinity, Diaspora, Identity, Reunification, Return Reimagining possibilities of engaging with place and time [Refs]

[2012]:  Transcending Simplistic Binary Contractual Relationships What is hindering their exploration? [Refs]

[2012]:  Unthought as Cognitive Foundation of Global Civilization Implications of God, debt, overpopulation, waste, negligence, encroachment and death? [Refs]

[2012]:  Swastika as Dynamic Pattern Underlying Psychosocial Power Processes Implicate order of Knight's move game-playing sustaining creativity, exploitation and impunity [Refs]

[2012]:  Towards the Dynamic Art of Partial Comprehension [Refs]

[2012]:  Configuring the Varieties of Experiential Nothingness  [Refs]

[2012]:  Way Round Cognitive Ground Zero and Pointlessness? Embodying the Geometry of Fundamental Cognitive Dynamics [Refs]

[2012]:  Transforming the Art of Conversation Conversing as the transformative science of development [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]

[2011]:  Implication of Toroidal Transformation of the Crown of Thorns: Design challenge to enable integrative comprehension Design challenge to enable integrative comprehension of global dynamics [Refs]

[2011]:  Global Brane Comprehension Enabling a Higher Dimensional Big Tent? Strategic implication in encompassing nothing and coming to naught [Refs]

[2011]:  Reintegration of a Remaindered World Cognitive recycling of objects of systemic neglect [Refs]

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

[2011]:  Enabling a 12-fold Pattern of Dialogue for Governance [Refs]

[2011]:  Primary Global Reserve Currency: the Con? Cognitive implications of a prefix for sustainable confidelity [Refs]

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

[2010]:  Interweaving Thematic Threads and Learning Pathways Noonautics, Magic carpets and Wizdomes [Refs]

[2010]:  Enabling Governance through the Dynamics of Nature Exemplified by cognitive implication of vortices and helicoidal flow [Refs]

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

[2010]:  From Quantitative Easing (QE) to Moral Easing (ME) A stimulus package to avert moral bankruptcy? [Refs]

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

[2010]:  Engendering Invagination and Gastrulation of Globalization Reconstructive insights from the sciences and the humanities [Refs]

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

[2010]:  Cultivating Global Strategic Fantasies of Choice Learnings from Islamic Al-Qaida and the Republican Tea Party movement [Refs]

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

[2010]:  Tao of Engagement -- Weaponised Violence and Beyond Fibonacci's magic carpet of games to be played for sustainable global governance [Refs]

[2010]:  Designing Global Self-governance for the Future Patterns of dynamic integration of the netherworld [Refs]

[2010]:  Adaptive Hypercycle of Sustainable Psychosocial Self-organization Designing a mapping of a Chinese metaphorical pattern language [Refs]

[2009]:  Us and Them: Relating to Challenging Others Patterns in the shadow dance between good and evil [Refs]

[2009]:  Cognitive Cycles Vital to Sustainable Self-Governance The Lord of the Rings as an emergent integrative dynamic [Refs]

[2008]:  Dynamics of Symmetry Group Theorizing Comprehension of psycho-social implication [Refs]

[2008]:  Embodying Values Dynamically through Alternation: Integrating sets of polarized static values through indicative metaphor [Refs]

[2008]:  Engendering the Future through Self-reflexive Group Initiatives [Refs]

[2008]:  Sustainability through Magically Dancing Patterns 9x9, 19x19 -- I Ching, Tao Te Ching / T'ai Hsuan Ching, Weiqi (Go) [Refs]

[2008]:  Towards Polyhedral Global Governance: complexifying oversimplistic strategic metaphors [Refs]

[2008]:  Strategic Challenge of Polysensorial Knowledge: bringing the "elephant" into "focus" Bringing the elephant into focus [Refs]

[2006]:  Walking Elven Pathways: enactivating the pattern that connects [Refs]

[2005]:  Union of Intelligible Associations: remembering the dynamic identity of a dodecameral mind Remembering dynamic identity through a dodecameral mind [Refs]

[2005]:  Thinking in Terror: refocusing the interreligious challenge from thinking after terror [Refs]

[2004]:  Attitude Entrainment: Communicating thrival skills and insights [Refs]

[2000]:  And When the Bombing Stops? Territorial conflict as a challenge to mathematicians [Refs]

[2000]:  Designing a Team for Alien Encounter: Communicating with Aliens (Part IV) [Refs]

[1999]:  Paradigm-shifting through Transposition of Key A metaphoric illustration of unexplored possibilities for the future [Refs]

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

[1992]:  Future Coping Strategies: Beyond the constraints of proprietary metaphors [Refs]

[1991]:  Research Network on Catalytic Imagery for governance in impossible situations [Refs]

[1990]:  Recontextualizing Social Problems through Metaphor: transcending the switch metaphor (Part II) [Refs]

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

[1988]:  Energy Patterns in Conferences: a context for higher levels of integration Weaving patterns of information as a context for higher levels of integration [Refs]

[1987]:  Governance Through Metaphor [Refs]

[1983]:  Networking Alternation: an alternation network of 384 pathways of organizational transformation An alternation network of 384 pathways of organizational transformation interpreted for networks in the light of the Chinese Book of Changes [Refs]

[1980]:  Societal Learning and the Erosion of Collective Memory: References [Refs]

[1980]:  Liberation of Integration through pattern, oscillation, harmony and embodiment [Refs]

[1978]:  Organization and Lifestyle Design: Characteristics of a nonverbal structural language [Refs]