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Development’s Direction? – Inevitable Cultural Maturity or a Statistical Aberration?

Session Slides:       Development as Statistical Aberration References:            Development as Statistical Aberration References Session Handout:  Development as Statistical Aberration Handout Stephen Jay Gould  – Full House: The Spread of Excellence from Plato to Darwin https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Full_House:_The_Spread_of_Excellence_from_Plato_to_Darwin  Deutsch – Constructor Theory https://medium.com/the-physics-arxiv-blog/deeper-than-quantum-mechanics-david-deutschs-new-theory-of-reality-9b8281bc793a#.3n3t89bgc http://constructortheory.org/about-us/ http://constructortheory.org/what-is-constructor-theory https://www.edge.org/conversation/constructor-theory http://wheel88.blogspot.com/2013/03/constructor-theory-conversation-with.html… Read more »

Technologists vs. Humanists

Technologists vs. Humanists At the cutting edge of innovation we see a split between the technologists, who envision a future driven by science and technology, and humanists who believe human minds and cultures must fundamentally evolve to cope with the demands of modern technology.  Technology extremists tell us we do… Read more »