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Foundations, Principles and Inspirational Resources of Integral Politics
Integral Studies, Volume 2
Author: Dr. Elke Fein
Co-authors: Anne Caspari, Beth Smith, Dr. Bettina Geiken, Prof. Dr. Karen O'Brien, Indra Adman
More information about this book:
This book was compiled as part of the Leaderhip for Transition Politics Project (2019-2022).
IFIS Newsletter No. 9 (engl.)
IFIS Newsletter No. 9 (engl.), published in January 2021
Complexity, a mostly unexplored opportunity
Bettina Geiken: Complexity, a mostly unexplored opportunity
Simon Anholt on the Good Country Index
As part of the LiFT Politics project, our member Indra Adnan (co-founder of The Alternative UK) is researching political pioneers on an international level. Here is a short version of her interview with Simon Anholt, the author of the "Good Country Index". His claim:
"We're two opposed tribes, globalists and localists? That's the most dangerous idea in the world."
IFIS Newsletter No. 8 (engl.)
IFIS Newsletter No. 8, published in February 2019
Five superpowers for co-creators
How change makers and business can achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (experiences from the field)
Author: Katrin Muff
LiFT Case Book: Hosting Collaboratories: Insights and learnings from different cases
Editors: Iris Kunze, Elke Fein
This book tells the stories of different Collaboratories which our LiFT project team has designed and facilitated between 2014 and 2017. It thus illustrates some of our most important learnings about how the format can best be adapted to specific situations and the challenges posed by them.
Overview of contents:
The chapters of the case book are provided separately for download:
Foundations and Resources of Integral Leadership
Author: Elke Fein
Collaborative Leadership as understood and practiced in the context of LiFT is based on an emerging innovative paradigm and practice of responsible leadership which, due to its integrative (integral) approach, can make better progress on wicked societal problems.
All Resources & Materials produced by IFIS' LiFT 2.0 Project
The LiFT 2.0 project has conducted action research on its Collaboratory workshops from 2015-2017, systematically documenting them and summarizing their main learnings. The results of this work has been published online in four books and a course curriculum (LiFT’s“intellectual outputs”) on August 31, 2018. You can access all of these here:
IFIS Newsletter No. 7 (engl.)
IFIS Newsletter No. 7, Published in January 2018