Reproduced from: http://davidkorten.org/in-conversation-jeremy-lent-and-david-korten/ This conversation was recorded on Feb. 25, 2018, at Eagle Harbor Book Company on Bainbridge Island, WA. Jeremy Lent is the author of The Patterning Instinct: A Cultural History of Humanity’s Search for Meaning (Prometheus Books, 2017). The video has been organized as a series of 13 short, 2- to 6-minute clips, with… Read More
Reproduced from: http://www.liology.org/presentations.html Introduction to Liology This presentation was given by Liology Institute founder, Jeremy Lent, to a Liology Gathering in Nicasio, CA, in September 2013. It’s a great way to get an a basic understanding of liology in less than half an hour. The Principles of the Practice of Liology This video offers a deeper… Read More
Reproduced from: https://patternsofmeaning.com/2018/02/08/what-does-chinas-ecological-civilization-mean-for-humanitys-future/ China’s leader, Xi Jinping, affirms an ecological vision that is in line with progressive environmental thought. Is it mere rhetoric or does it have a deeper resonance within Chinese culture? The answer may ultimately have a profound effect on humanity’s future. Imagine a newly elected President of the United States calling in his… Read More
Jeremy Lent, author of The Patterning Instinct, discusses the book.
Reproduced from: https://patternsofmeaning.com/2018/05/17/steven-pinkers-ideas-about-progress-are-fatally-flawed-these-eight-graphs-show-why/ Steven Pinker’s Ideas About Progress Are Fatally Flawed. These Eight Graphs Show Why. It’s time to reclaim the mantle of “Progress” for progressives. By falsely tethering the concept of progress to free market economics and centrist values, Steven Pinker has tried to appropriate a great idea for which he has no rightful claim. In… Read More