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Pattern: Maintaining distinctions between contextual levels

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Part of a 5-fold Pattern Language.
Subsequently published in Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential (1986)

Pattern template

Physical Terraced slopes following contour lines.

Broader Grounded structures; Domains for non-current elements and those in reserve; Hospitable interface between structures and external environment; Relative isolation of structural interface with communication pathway; Structural development designed to counteract deficiencies in pattern harmony.

Narrower Ambiguous boundaries; Embedding fixity within variability; Cultivation of productive non-linearity; Protecting variability to enhance fixity; Contexts of self-organizing non-linearity; Local cultivation of sources of perspective nourishment.

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