Tag: cultural evolution

Cultural evolution is a Core Principle.

We are particularly interested in cultural evolution, since what it means to be human is so intertwined with our cultural identity.

Blog Post: Help! Help! The Robots are Coming!

Blog Post: Another Way to Think about the US Elections

Blog Post: Developmental Levels as Evolving Social Structures

Blog Post: Religion, Storytelling and Art

Blog Post: Human Nature

Blog Post: The Systemic Era

Blog Post: Developmental Levels

Link: The Nordic Theory of Everything: In Search of a Better Life

Link: Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind

Link: The Left Hand of Darkness

News Item: What Seattle Doesn't Understand About Trump's Appeal

News Item: What So Many People Don’t Get About the U.S. Working Class

Quotation: Push Outward

Quotation: Thralls to group instincts

Quotation: Cultural, as opposed to biological, evolution

Quotation: Our Social Order Now in a State of Permanent Flux

Quotation: The Awesome Power of Culture

Quotation: Cultures as a kind of mental infection

Quotation: Authentic cultures

Quotation: Most sociopolitical hierarchies lack a logical or biological basis

Quotation: From a biological perspective, nothing is unnatural

Quotation: Human imagination more than biological reality

Quotation: Myths are stronger than anyone could have imagined

Quotation: These principles have no objective validity

Quotation: History is something very few people have been doing

Quotation: Evolutionary success and individual suffering

Quotation: No single natural way of life for Sapiens

Quotation: The Extent of Freedom in All of its Dimensions

Quotation: I must study politics and war

Quotation: The time-worn yoke of their opinions

Quotation: The Toxic Mix of Religion and Tribalism

Quotation: The Real Problem of Humanity

Quotation: Only a Human Being

Quotation: Moral Religion

Quotation: This Highest Kind of Religious Feeling

Quotation: The Fragile Constructs of History

Quotation: The Makers of Things

Quotation: Counter-Culture's own values and aesthetics decayed

Quotation: Sixties Surpluses of Money and Time

Quotation: Never Knew Cocaine to Improve Anything

Quotation: Chaos and Mediocrity

Quotation: Inextricably Linked in Freedom

Quotation: Levels of Development

Quotation: All the World's Cultures Now Available to Us

Quotation: Merely Thoroughly Outrageous

Quotation: Homophobia

Quotation: Ancient ethnic sores belching fire

Quotation: Changing the World

Quotation: The Arc of History

Quotation: The Discomfort of Thought