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Towards a Naturalized Ontology: How to Arrive at a Naturalized Ontology

Defining a naturalized ontologyCaptura de pantalla 2014-03-17 a la(s) 2.34.44 PM

The graphics above and below show the evolution of the human comprehension of the world (ontology), with corresponding forces and consequences of each ontology, all very much generalized to match the procession of (Western) thought. In the prior two posts of this series, Friedrich Nietzsche and Carl Jung helped us chart the movement from spiritual to mechanized…

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Towards a Naturalized Ontology: Nietzsche’s Death of God and Critique of the Mechanistic Perspective that Follows

In this series, starting with Friedrich Nietzsche’s proclamation of God’s death, I’ll examine the shift towards what could be described as a naturalized understanding of the world — an interpretation lacking in both the religious projections of the spiritual era and the lingering anthropocentric projections of the following scientific, or mechanistic, ontology. Drawing from the works of…

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Art and Self-Definition

Art is the subjective modification of the empirical world in a media format, typically inspired, as most personal creations are, by a person’s subjective experience in the world. Humans are constantly creating their own proprietary — though interconnected — worlds through a process of information gathering through their senses —> processing such information through thought —> creating a mental…

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Epochs of Human-Nature RelationsI’m currently in a rural area of Paraguay. Most people in my community practice subsistence…View Post

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Intolerable Beauty: Portraits of American Mass Consumption
 by Chris Jordan
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ljonsyllver:

scaling sharp heights

(Source: iobagio, via what-a-climber-deactivated20140)

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aworldofexperiences:

be—blissful:

mildrose:

rosified:

childinaloft:

skeletalvisionz:

subjecting:

becutebecoolbeyoung:


Life goal: live out of my car and travel the continental United States. You can’t truly appreciate your roots until you’ve explored every nook and cranny. I haven’t given up on you, America!

When I think of living out of a car I don’t think of it like this but this looks pretty cozy.

Where do you shower

in rivers of wonder and happiness

who said anything about showering?

what about baths.baths are funright

no baths mel

jump in a lake or river with a bar of soap and you’re all set 

I want to do this so badly.

Yes.

aworldofexperiences:

be—blissful:

mildrose:

rosified:

childinaloft:

skeletalvisionz:

subjecting:

becutebecoolbeyoung:

Life goal: live out of my car and travel the continental United States. You can’t truly appreciate your roots until you’ve explored every nook and cranny. I haven’t given up on you, America!

When I think of living out of a car I don’t think of it like this but this looks pretty cozy.

Where do you shower

in rivers of wonder and happiness

who said anything about showering?

what about baths.
baths are fun
right

no baths mel

jump in a lake or river with a bar of soap and you’re all set 

I want to do this so badly.

Yes.

(Source: theblessedbreeze)

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Nietzsche’s Self-Styling, Or How to Become an Aesthetic PhenomenonView Post

Nietzsche’s Self-Styling, Or How to Become an Aesthetic Phenomenon

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