Tag Archives: Asymmetrical Power Relationship

Interesting Quote #1

… the vast majority of conflicts happen between people and groups with differences in power, authority, and status. from Making Conflict Work: Harnessing the Power of Disagreement by Peter T. Coleman and Robert Ferguson

Why?

I am about to finish another semester of school. Of course, school has given me many things to think about. One of the things I am thinking about is why I started working on The Digital Guerrilla Project. A couple of years ago I noticed how technology can help regular people coordinate and control popular […]

Pursuing a Dead End, Finale

We’re not going to change human nature any time soon. It isn’t that we aren’t rational. We are rational. But reason has its limits. – Robert S. McNamara from “The Fog of War: eleven lessons from the life of Robert S. McNamara”  (2003) Economists like to explain adverse selection away by pointing out that sellers […]

Christopher Dorner: Asymmetrical Warrior

For the last several weeks I have been following the story of Christopher Dorner. When the murders of Monica Quon and Keith Lawrence were announced on or about February 3, 2013, I did not realize that this would be the beginning of an incredible story that touches on all of the subjects I have been […]

Asymmetrical Power Relationships

The concept of the asymmetrical power relationship runs throughout this blog. I defined it in the glossary section, but have not written about it directly. The reason for this is that it was still an incomplete thought. I had an idea of what it was about, but I was not really sure about how to […]

A couple of new terms added to the glossary

I have added ‘Asymmetrical Power Relationship’ and ‘Information Warfare’ to the Digital Guerrilla glossary. I have touched on asymmetrical power relationships in earlier posts. Information warfare will figure prominently in several future posts. I am finalizing definitions for a few other important terms which I hope to add soon. Please feel free to quibble or […]