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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Professional biologists talk about phylogenetic homology (see Glossary) for that
class of facts of which one example is the formal resemblance between my limb
bones and those of a horse. Another example is the formal resemblance between
I am drawing an analogy between context in the superficial and partly conscious
business of personal relations and context in the much deeper, more archaic
processes of embryology and homology. I am asserting that whatever the word ...
The law of corresponding stages is seemingly true not only of whole vertebrate
embryos but also of successive limbs in the earliest stages of their development.
So-called serial homology shares with phylogenic homology the generalization ...
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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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