as if / Creativity / Ethics / Ideology / Incompleteness / Philosophy / Religion

Partial Views

Our view of the world is incomplete. The world always has more properties than our descriptions, theories and ideas about it can describe. But we don’t have a shared incomplete view. Instead, each of us has a different partial view with different gaps, errors and blurred areas, different from those of others, although in many … Continue reading

Aesthetics / Art / as if / Creativity / History / Ideology / Kitsch / Philosophy / Politics / Religion / Science

Power and Creativity

The human mind and human societies can be viewed as programmable systems. The way we think, i.e. process information, can be influenced by other information we absorb or create, so the rules or laws that act upon the information we perceive consist to a great deal of information perceived before or after. As a result, … Continue reading