Manifesto

 Slow Thinking Manifesto
We are uncovering better ways of collaborating in interdisciplinary projects. We appreciate the value of:
Questions before Answers
Observations before Evaluations
Change of Perspective before Point of View
Self-Reflection before Criticism
People tend to “think fast”*. This could imply undesired effects. The items on the left side facilitate “slow thinking”. They improve the quality of the right side and should therefore be applied deliberately and intensively.
Apply the items on the left side, one more time than your intuition tells you!

 

*”Fast thinking” and “slow thinking” refer to the work of Nobel Prize in Economics winner Daniel Kahneman, who has researched the dichotomy between two modes of thought (“system 1” and “system 2”).

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Gennaro Nanni Italy
Maria Theresia Neuhauser Germany
Giang Nguyen Vietnam
Liam Ormond Ireland
Danilo Ortiz Colombia
Felix Peter Germany
Walter Plagge Germany
Lisa Prinz Germany
Stefanie Quade Germany
Belina Raffy Germany
Rodolfo Rangel Spain
Astrid Rauscher Austria
Domenica Rosato Switzerland
Xaver Rosenberg Deutschland
Makarand Sahasrabuddhe India
Jeroen Sangers Spain
Edmond Sargent France
Bjoern Schaefer Germany
Elmar Schaub Switzerland
Karen Schmidt Germany
Markus Schumacher Deutschland
Andi Schuster Switzerland
Sabine Soeder Germany
Heidi Spannagel Germany
Dieter Staudt Germany
Martin Rafael Steiner Switzerland
Edith Steiner-Janesch Austria
Antje Stroebe Germany
Birgit Stumpenhorst Germany
Anas Sultan Egypt