Czech Course Followup Questions
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
OCTOBER 18, 2011
In an open communicative environment, where people depend on each other for ideas and inspiration, and where a mesh-like network of connections between these people develops, a form of organization emerges of its own accord. This phenomenon is well known - look up 'clustering' in the network literature. But in a network-based cooperative environment, the self-serving communicator is unable to obtain success.