In working on the Six Hats, Six Coats model it occurred to me that perhaps my work on tetrads requires reexamination. It occurred to me that maybe I am not dealing with tetrads, but hexads. Let’s use a reexamination of Maslow’s hierarchy as an example. I am reincorporating the physiological needs and I am adding an existential need to the mix.
As you can see there are not only two more needs, but another boundary as well. I am especially curious about the implications for Moffett’s Universe of Discourse and McLuhan’s Laws of Media. Here’s Moffett: