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"The Web of Life" By F. Capra

In his book, The web of life, Fritoj Capra provides a synthesis of ideas to present a new understanding of life both in the biological and philosophical sense. 2,068 more words

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Quote of the Day

As I see it, the advances in scientific thought come from a combination of loose and strict thinking, and this combination is the most precious tool of science.

Gregory Bateson

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Bateson - Mind and Nature: A Necessary Unity

pg 8 alt title “the pattern which connects”

“why do schools teach nothing of the pattern which connects?”

pg 9  – Never quantities, always shapes, forms, and relations.

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Random Beads

Every picture supposedly tells a story. Actually, every picture is a story.

Beading is a glorious craft. In the hands of a talented artist, the results can be beautiful and enlightening. 203 more words

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Notes on Bateson's "Steps to an Ecology of Mind"

INTRODUCTION

“No doubt deeper levels of the mind guide the scientist or the artist toward experiences and thoughts which are relevant to those problems which are somehow his, and this guidance seems to operate long before the scientist has any conscious knowledge of his goals.” pg Xviii… 1,079 more words

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