What is diversophy®
diversophy® is a powerful gaming tool that helps us engage successfully with people of other backgrounds as well as understand the dynamics of our own culture. diversophy® brings people together, not only to learn about each other’s cultures, but to connect in a very human way. Players are enriched by each other’s stories, values, knowledge, and skills. The us-versus-them mindset is replaced with mutual appreciation.
What’s diversophy® mean?
It is from the Latin divertere, to turn in different directions + from the Greek sofia, skill, intelligence, wisdom.
Wisdom or skill in connecting and dealing with people different from oneself, cultural competence.
A game whose purpose is to develop this wisdom, skill, and intelligence in those who play it.