Having the right working metaphors can make a difference to any long research project. Here, I set out why working metaphors are so crucial to our research processes, and how the Mountains of Metaphor can help us communicate better about our research journeys.
The social sciences have a central role in helping us Build Back Better. But before we can imagine better ways of doing, talking and thinking, we need to recognise the mental models we are currently using and where these came from. This seems to be starting to happen…
A little heads up on a current (soon to be revealed) WIP: I’m visualising the PhD journey using digital paintings, maps and interactive story-telling. It’s an exciting project and I can’t wait to share it when it goes live. This means that I’ve been thinking about metaphors and ways of storytelling. And it turns out […]
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The drawings, diagrams, graphics, and videos are ways of visualizing my work, and are explained in this page here. They’re subject to copyright (so please ask before you borrow), but you can see how they appear and what they mean in my videos here.
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