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Definition of Intervention as RKC entity
Communities of Practice:
Curator(s): Mario Yanez

What is a Pattern

Pattern pages are used for working with RKC patterns. Patterns can be added by referencing them from the Pattern tab of Person, Social-Entity, Community of Place, or Community of Practice pages.

The Main section contains:

  • a few required fields, such as a ordering structure and usage mode, brief description, parent/sibling/offspring of Pattern and page curator(s);
  • optionally, one has the ability to display relevant images, give a full name, and longer description;
  • and, lastly, a summary of key relations which have a pattern on their "playlist" are provided here as well.
Pattern page for Intervention pattern
In the context of RKC, an Intervention is a type of entity, that represents a potentially-transformative activity in Communities of Place. Interventions can be concrete expressions of Patterns, which give shape to or guide them.

Workings of ...

As an entity in RKC, Intervention represents an entity type that has its own set of structures (templates, tables, forms). Every instance of Intervention in the RKC, has an Intervention: namespace in front it (example: Intervention:Research and Mapping System).


The Intervention entity's profile consists of the following fields:

  • Basic required
    • Brief description
    • Start date
    • End date
    • Curator
    • Pattern
    • Community of place
  • Basic extended (optional)
    • Full name
    • Longer description
    • Images
    • Relevant links
  • Context (optional)
    • Intervention context
    • Happenings (not yet implemented)
    • Previous interventions (not yet implemented)
  • More (optional)
    • Intervention design (pending)
    • Narratives (Title, Event Date, Narrative)

List of Interventions in RKC

Click here to generate a list of Interventions

Ordering & Usage

Ordering Structures Usage Modes
  • Frameworks (framework-interaction-term)
  • term


Persons: -none-
Initiatives: -none-

Resolution of Forces & Use Cases

Utilization & More


About Utilization Tab...

The Utilization tab shows which Processes--case study, story, journey, curriculum, research study, etc--this Pattern is applied in.

Interventions expressing Intervention pattern:


About Process Tab...

Process Patterns tab is meant as a staging area for listing/creating Patterns that make part of this Process Pattern.

Patterns associated to Intervention Process Pattern:


About Narratives Tab...

The Narratives tab allows for various types of narrative about the Pattern, any relevant research, a review about its use, etc.

Narrative elements created from Intervention:


About Essence Tab...

The Essence tab allows for anyone in RKC to comment on what makes a pattern unique along three different dimensions:
   Aliveness: What energizes this being that really makes it come alive, beyond the functional of everyday existence.
   Offering: The unique value a pattern offers in order to bring a higher-order of viability and vitality to, or evolve a particular system they are working to transform (this is context specific).
   Potential: A tendency in a being that this pattern is continually striving to manifest into existence.
Over time, this feature can offer deeper insights to what each pattern brings to this co-creative space.

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