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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"Break the pattern which connects the items of learning and you necessarily
destroy all quality. " I offer you the phrase the pattern which connects as a
synonym, another possible title for this book. The pattern which connects. Why do
Oh, yes, the pattern which connects. My central thesis can now be approached in
words: The pattern which connects is a metapattern. It is a pattern of patterns. It is
that metapattern which defines the vast generalization that, indeed, it is ...
So the conch shell carries the snail's prochronism — its record of how, in its own
past, it successively solved a formal problem in pattern formation (see Glossary).
It, too, proclaims its affiliation under that pattern of patterns which connects .
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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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