Pathological

Pathologies is synonymous with diseases. The suffix "path" is used to indicate a disease, e.g. psychopath. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pathological

Psychopathy from the Ancient Greek ψυχή "psyche", -soul, mind and πάθος, "pathos" -suffering, disease, condition[3][4]) is a personality disorder that has been variously described as characterized by shallow emotions (in particular reduced fear), stress tolerance, lacking Empathy, coldheartedness, lacking guilt, egocentricity, superficial charm, manipulativeness, irresponsibility, nonplanfulness, impulsivity, and Anti Social behaviors such as parasitic lifestyle and criminality. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Psychopath see Sociopath

any behaviour or experience which causes impairment, distress or disability, particularly if it is thought to arise from a functional breakdown in either the cognitive and neurocognitive systems in the brain, may be classified as psychopathology. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Psychopathology#Psychopathology_as_a_descriptive_term

Evil?

Or just Stupidity? http://cluborlov.blogspot.com/2013/04/understanding-organizational-stupidity.html

Remember: Any sufficiently advanced ClueLessness is indistinguishable from Malice.

How important is meaningful FeedBack to preventing this?

  • generally I think it helps, but mob-noise only makes things worse. Constructive feedback?

cf: BigWorld, BigCo, 2008-01-08-HaqueMacropocalypseBigCoCorrupt


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