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Introduction to Part 2
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Auerswald points out in his essay that at this time our ecological awareness requires that we shift from rule 5 of the Mechologic Paradigm, the Rule of Linear Causal Process, to rules 7, 8, 9, and 10 of the Ecological Paradigm, Principle of Pattern Emergence, Principle of Monistic Connectedness, Principle of Event-Shape as Ecosystem, and Principle of Understanding by Connectedness. Family systems work made this shift half a century ago.