Author Archives: Zachary Stein

Feature Article: Myth Busting and Metric Making: Refashioning the Discourse about Development

Feature Articles / October 2008

zack steinExecutive summary: This paper is about the use we make of developmental metrics and models in the Integral Community. Motivated by broad concerns about growing markets for psychological technologies I propose the need for discourse about quality control parameters, focusing on the construction and deployment of developmental assessment systems. When it comes to developmental metrics and models I suggest that two myths loom large and that they need to be busted if we want to move