When endeavoring to develop an understanding of the nature of something it is generally useful to create a model of some type to aid in surfacing that understanding.
Clone of Goal Dynamics CLD
Clone of Ladder of Inference and Cyclical Scientific Process
Clone of From Extended Neoclassical to Behavioral Choice Models
Clone of Dynamics in Action
Clone of Complex Decision Technologies
Clone of New Learning Inhibited/Breaking the Cycle
Clone of Double Loop Control Theory by William T Powers
Clone of Control Theory by William T Powers
Clone of Systemic Strategy
Clone of Model Construction Process
Clone of Three Types of Models
Clone of Three Recurring Structures
Clone of Essence Property # 3
What do activities of these images have in common?
Clone of Essence Property # 2
All the following have a common characteristic.
Clone of Essence Property # 1
While these pictures represent very different things there is a common essence.