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  • Metaphorical Processes, Organizing, and Theorizing

    Metaphorical Processes, Organizing, and Theorizing

    "Within the movement from science as reflecting the world objectively to science as containing metaphor-based experiential categories, psychoanalysis could tum out to be the flagship by exploring metaphor in its alive, temporal dimension within individuals seeking to increase creativity."

  • Why is reality a troubling concept?

    Why is reality a troubling concept?

    "...like other ordinary human beings, psychoanalysts need both individuals and abstractions. Nothing in the ancient debate stops us from walking a path of evidence toward an objective truth."

  • Causal Mechanisms and Emergent Properties of Collaboration

    Causal Mechanisms and Emergent Properties of Collaboration

    "Examination of these studies reflects not only the potential for mixed methods research to support and extend psychoanalytic theories of organizations, but also the benefit of epistemological pluralism for understanding the intersections within and between public and private organizations."

  • Mixed Methods Research: Psychoanalytic Human Science

    "Geertz’s concept of “continuous dialectical tacking” provides the opportunity for a thick description of the subject and the object of study at the level of both local detail and global structure."

  • Creativity and Dialectical Phenomena

    "As the dialectical entities of life–death, hope–despair and creativity–collapse collided and connected, I experienced the welling up of powerful, confusing and contradictory emotions. I believe that it is this very sense of confusion, paradox and contradiction that can alert us to the vital presence of the edge."