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Sunday 8 July 2007
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4 Host Server for this Site

This site is hosted on the servers of Ouvaton, a cooperative of websites located in France. The Ouvaton website can be found at the following link: OUVATON
Friday 29 June 2007
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2 Techniques at the Service of the Individual

Certain articles under other headings on this site have tried to identify authors and texts which illustrate the theme of "tools" taken in the widest sense: Under "Mental Conviviality," the article "Ideas as Tools" provides examples of how ideas can be seen as tools Under "Social (...)
Friday 29 June 2007
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2 Social Terminology: Systems, Institutions, Organisations, Services and Tools

This section on "Social Conviviality" covers social constructs from the point of view whereby they are considered to be implements or tools. In order to establish the terminology that will be used on this site to classify social constructs considered a implements, it is necessary to review the (...)
Thursday 28 June 2007
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2 Words and ideas seen as tools

It is often suggested that words and ideas function as tools, but it remains difficult to find this principle clearly expressed. A few examples are presented below. There is some question whether the present article should be considered "original research" and therefore removed from this (...)
Monday 25 June 2007
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1 User Manuals

An easy-to-use and effective user manual is a key element of the convivial tool. Note that the tool is more than the physical or digital object in itself. The tool includes the network of accompanying support systems, including the user manual, after-sales service and technical support such as (...)