heuristics

To further develop this I wanted to share some work in progress definitions of the terms I am using in this work.

Meta Medium:

A Medium which adds meaning through usage

taxonomy

Medium:

Communication of language, thorough an artifact, within a system

Language:

Set of symbols, words and metaphors for communication between humans

Artifact:

Vehicle for communication, a phenomenon packaged in a useful way for humans

System:

Available channels of communication


Sub sets of systems

Complex:

A system in which interconnectedness overrules design

Complicated:

Elaborate stacking of known constructs to create a sense of design


Heuristics

External (What am I):

Extrinsic Identity, constructed by present context, the way the world sees us

Internal / learning (Who am I):

Intrinsic creativity, the way we see ourselves

Sameness Risk:

The risk that comes from forgoing the learning heuristic

Creativity:

Making the unknown actionable