Cryptoparty London has inherited a culture of Do-ocracy, Sudo-Leadership, and Excellence from here:
which derives from:
Noisebridge's 'Tripartite Pillars'
also ancestrally, from the international hackspace design patterns (from the 24th CCC in 2007,
I have also discussed this here: http://samthetechie.blogspot.co.uk/2012/09/observations-of-alecms-observations-of.html
CryptoParty Design Patterns in Howto section in chapter_00 ?
I agree that there should be some of this stuff in there. However, I am not convinced that it should involve "lots" of cultural references. The focus of the book should imo be usable and practical cryptographic tools, not politics, ideology or culture.