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The Greening of Librarianship: Toward a Human Resource Development Ecology

WithDuncan Smith

Peter M. Senge opens his book The Fifth Discipline: The Art & Practice of The Learning Organization with the following statement:

From a very early age, we are taught to break apart problems, to fragment the world. This apparently makes complex tasks and subjects more manageable, but we pay a hidden, enormous price. We can no longer see the consequences of our actions; we lose our intrinsic sense of connection to a larger whole. 1