Monthly Archives: March 2015

Heidegger: Being there – why our presence matters.

A beautifully crafted story from a doctoral student in the New York Times.  My interest in the article begins from my own phenomenological research which works from Heidegger’s notions within an existential philosophy. A very heart warming article. Savour  Dg … Continue reading

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Rest when it calls

Been up since 5am. Had to catch the ferry at 9am.  Straight forward really.  Except if you are full of the flu with a fever.  We’ve arrived, nothing like persistence. Having a beautiful lunch prepared by Pauline at Island Beach, … Continue reading

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Latest article (early cite): Ideological challenges for a NZ Principal

This is an early cite, which means the article entitled “A storyline of ideological change in a New Zealand primary school” is to be published in the next edition. http://www.emeraldinsight.com/doi/abs/10.1108/IJOA-09-2012-0614  Trust you enjoy reading this as much as I enjoyed … Continue reading

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Relational Leadership & Sensibilities

Two recent  articles which frame the phenomenological  nature of relational leadership and the integral nature with which relational sensibilities are shown in our everyday experiences. Trust you enjoy dg Giles, D. & Palmer, C. (2015). Exploring a Principal’s Practice during … Continue reading

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