We are now faced with an epistemological tradition that conflicts with the highly complex ecological systems on which we depend.
To correct this error, ecological literacy will become increasing important in the practice of business management and other disciplines.
Ecological stability is necessary for material well-being and economic stability but current business practices do not reflect what we know about complex systems or environmental science.
Slideshow of presentation made July 24th 2010 at Oxford University by EcoLabs. See paper: http://bit.ly/90phhw
Full paper download: http://eprints.brighton.ac.uk/7178/1/Epistemological_Error_-_May_2010.pdf
Learning from the Crisis of 2007-09, The 7th International Philosophy of Management Conference. St Anne's College, Oxford