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International Cooperative Alliance: Principles for Coops

By Howard Rheingold, 10 years 36 weeks ago.

* Presentation on 10 years review of principles (pdf)

Statement on the Co-operative Identity

Definition
A co-operative is an autonomous association of persons united voluntarily to meet their common economic, social, and cultural needs and aspirations through a jointly-owned and democratically-controlled enterprise.

Ideagoras -- cooperation markets for innovation in business

By Howard Rheingold, 10 years 36 weeks ago.

Don Tapscott and Anthony Williams have been doing significant work in applying cooperation theory to business practice. Their article "Realizing The Power Of Innovation Webs:Traditional enterprises give way to new models where innovation is collaborative, distributed, and open" introduces the notion of "Ideagoras" and other important ideas, based on their own extensive research:

IBM's Wladawsky-Berger on "Foundations of Collaborative Innovation"

By Howard Rheingold, 10 years 36 weeks ago.

Howard Rheingold video of talk on cooperation studies

By Howard Rheingold, 10 years 36 weeks ago.

(Via Networked Publics)

Annenberg Center
has released the video of the talk I gave on April 3 about the work I have been doing with Institute for the Future on Cooperation Studies:

Video from the lecture is available here