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Bullying: The Bullies, the Victims, the Bystanders
4.00
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Apr 13, 2007
 
Pull: Networking and Success Since Benjamin Franklin
3.67
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Apr 07, 2007
 
Crowds and Power
4.17
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Apr 07, 2007
 
The Starfish and the Spider: The Unstoppable Power of Leaderless Organizations
3.86
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Apr 13, 2007
 
Structural Models in Anthropology
4.50
One of the better books on the subject.
Feb 2005
Apr 07, 2007
 
Groups and Their Graphs
4.38
This is a great book. I keep this book near me at all times.
Feb 2006
Apr 07, 2007
 
The Hidden Power of Social Networks: Understanding How Work Really Gets Done in Organizations
3.88
I learned about this book from Strategy+Business magazine. Very good book.
Oct 2006
Apr 07, 2007
 
The Professional Service Firm50 (Reinventing Work): Fifty Ways to Transform Your "Department" into a Professional Service Firm Whose Trademarks are Passion and Innovation!
3.97
Call Tom Peters anything you want but don't call him a man without passion. If you subscribe to the knowledge worker, than you need to read this book.
Sep 2001
Apr 09, 2007
 
Connections: New Ways of Working in the Networked Organization
3.00
Back in 1994, this book help me put together my thoughts when I was putting together business proposals for schools and for the company I was with at ...more
Apr 1994
Apr 10, 2007
 
Mind Wide Open: Your Brain and the Neuroscience of Everyday Life
3.88
You need to read this if you think the brain is all about biology. If you are in a leadership position, you need to check this book out. The brain one ...more
May 2006
Apr 07, 2007
 
1001 Ways to Reward Employees
3.42
There are patterns in this book that I use in my social network architecture and are useful in the exploration of game theory.

The title is a little si
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Sep 2000
Apr 10, 2007
 
Lucifer Principle
4.07
This is a great book to read before or after Robert Wrights' NONZERO. Toss in Wisdom of Crowds and its party time!
I picked up a copy of this book back
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Sep 1997
Apr 09, 2007
 
Getting Things Done: The Art of Stress-Free Productivity
3.95
I read this book and then picked up the audio book too. Everyone is different but for me, this was the best method to my act together. For me, it is l ...more
Jan 2004
Apr 12, 2007
 
Anthropology, Culture Patterns and Processes
4.00
My interest in Anthropolgy is from the perspective of trying to understands patterns of the whole system: technical and social. Again, I look to books ...more
May 1999
Apr 09, 2007
 
Words and Rules: The Ingredients of Language
3.83
If you have ready any Pinker, you will want to have this one too. I may not agree with everything Pinker has to say but his books are immaculate.

If n
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Aug 2002
Apr 08, 2007
 
Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed
3.90
Like Guns, Germs, and Steel, this is not the most uplifting-feel-good book. :-)

The biggest message in this book is that the exaustion of resources on
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Jun 2006
Apr 09, 2007
 
The Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Leadership Fable
3.95
I loved this format. This theory is told through a narrative that the reader will find very familiar. I have the audio book too and they did a great j ...more
Jan 2004
Apr 12, 2007
 
Seven Complex Lessons in Education for the Future
4.13
This is basically like applying his book "Method" to the process of learning or education. Like Gregory Bateson and others, Morin is pointing to a rev ...more
Sep 2003
Apr 09, 2007
 
High Wired: On the Design, Use, and Theory of Educational MOOs
4.33
This book captures everything one can experience without actually getting on a MOO and playing. BayMOO is a MOO that I started some 13 years ago. Lets ...more
Oct 1998
Apr 10, 2007
 
Myth and Meaning
3.76
I asked a buddy to recommend a few books on Anthropology and he turned me on to Claude Levi-Strauss. Very interesting reading and a few useful pattern ...more
Jun 1998
Apr 09, 2007
 
Nature of Nature
4.18
I consider this book to be one of Morin's best. Although he is not often listed with the common Cyberneticians, he is right there beside them on all o ...more
Jun 1998
Apr 09, 2007
 
The Wisdom of Crowds
3.77
I enjoyed this book. I wrote a review and then read everyone else's review and decided to return to write something more to the point. Some people did ...more
Apr 2006
Apr 08, 2007
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