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42 Resolution really means …

Article 39 contrasted two quite different paths toward problem solving: a scientific approach and a popular or cultural approach. Does it matter which a person chooses? Some people are amenable to either path and others are deeply steeped in one or the other. The second half of the article (the four steps to resolution) taught how to deal with the discomforts that our differences bring. Article 40 showed how expectations boost or hinder our satisfaction with the process. Then article 41 called for thoughtful resolution. It was meant to rule out hasty authoritarian regulation of human behavior. That blog series …

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24 See through a wooden fence

You can look through a wooden fence and see the yard it encloses if there are vertical gaps between the boards.  Typically, the boards may be four to six inches wide and the gaps may be approximately half an inch or more.  It is easy to identify objects in the yard, even the ones smaller than a basketball. There is a technique to use when walking or riding a bike along the fence. Viewpoint: While in motion, look toward the yard as if the fence were not there. Focus: If you focus on the fence, you will see the fence.  …

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