Schismogenesis

Key points:

  • Schismogenesis is a term from Gregory Bateson, noted anthropologist and systems theorist.
  • It names a ‘positive feedback loop’ that can cause societies to break apart.
  • The term was developed as he observed how gender roles progressed in severe opposition

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Alan Tabor

Alan Tabor

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