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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A Necessary Unity Gregory Bateson. together? How is logic, the classical
procedure for making chains of ideas, related to an outside world of things and
creatures, parts and wholes? Do ideas really occur in chains, or is this lineal (see
A Necessary Unity Gregory Bateson. Let me start again. Suppose that I "know"
that my hand is above my head and that I "know" the light switch is at shoulder
height. Let us suppose that I am right about the switch but wrong about my hand.
A Necessary Unity Gregory Bateson. lieve that I could stop the race to the ocean
would be even more arrogant than saying, "I told you so." DAUGHTER: I think you
are talking nonsense, Daddy. I don't see you as the only intelligent lemming ...
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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
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