Mary Parker Follett (1) LO29853

From: AM de Lange (
Date: 01/27/03

Replying to LO29850 --

Dear Organlearners,

Andrew Campbell < > writes:

>All who seek to earn handsome profit from LO work,
>complexology take heed of her opening wisdom selected
>by Albie M. Davies... for the world is full to replete with
>experts who tell how to do and upon some inspection
>cannot selves do. The message is as old, older than Confucius.
>That's my intro. 'penny-worth' and here is hers...
>Albie M. Davis, Liquid Leadership: The Wisdom of
>Mary Parker Follett (1868 - 1933) (August 1997)

Greetings dear Andrew,

Thank you very much for drawing our attention to this nice essay.

Fellow learners who want to appreciate Follet's exquisite thinking, can
study an electronic version of her book The New State (1918) at
< > In it
she reflects a remarkable sensitivity to all the 7Es (seven essentialities
of creativity).

At another site with URL
< >
M K Smith gives a nice oberview of her life and work. Incidently, her
sensitivity to the 7Es can also be appreciated in this essay.

With care and best wishes


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