2015 January Berkman Center

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What do we think healthy interactions contain?

Varying breadths and depths of conversation
Common purpose
Food to fight the hanger
Listening < > Being heard

Catalysts

  • Leaders
  • Connectors
  • Facilitators
  • Pacifiers

Difference

Openness < > Willingness to change / be wrong
Tolerance for difference of opinion/stance
Perspective-taking
Space for disagreement, including about "the rules"

Awareness

Situational awareness
Impulse control < > long-term vision
Social awareness
Self-awareness and self-resepct

Norms

  • Common language
  • Transparency about norms
  • Some shared values
    • Empathy
    • Trust
    • Mutual Respect