Mind and Nature: A Necessary Unity
Dutton, 1979 - 238 pagina's
Renowned for his contributions to anthropology, biology, and the social sciences, Bateson asserts that man must think as Nature does to live in harmony on the earth and, citing examples from the natural world, he maintains that biological evolution is a mental process
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Chapter 2, "Every Schoolboy Knows ..." has introduced the reader to a number of
basic ideas about the world, elementary propositions or verities with which every
serious epistemology or epistemologist must make peace. In this chapter, I go ...
This chapter has examined various ways in which the combining of information of
different sorts or from different sources results in something more than addition.
The aggregate is greater than the sum of its parts because the combining of the ...
reach; and knowing this, we may suspect that such a discovery is what the
searcher secretly and unconsciously desires. This chapter has denned and
exemplified a manner of search, and therefore this is the moment to raise two
questions: For ...
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In previous readings of Bateson, not only Mind and Nature, I was left with an impression similar to that from primers on non-Euclidean geometries: fabulist structures from simple premises, but despite ... Volledige review lezen
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Gregory Bateson is to be sipped, not devoured. The years to come will find his thoughts catalyzing the common human consciousness up over the precipice to its next plateau. Read Bateson for the meat ... Volledige review lezen
Every Schoolboy Knows
Multiple Versions of the World
Criteria of Mental Process
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