Structure and “Pattern Integrity”

  • Amy C. Edmondson
Part of the Design Science Collection book series (DSC)


Famous for his marathon lecture sessions, Fuller used to talk about synergetics for days on end. Time constraints in later years usually prohibited such extensive coverage, but he almost always told the story of the necklace. Looking a bit like a small child himself as he draped this ten-foot loop over his shoulders, Bucky explained that the process of collecting “experimental evidence” starts with children.


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© Birkhäuser Boston, Inc. 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • Amy C. Edmondson
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  1. 1.New YorkUSA

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