The Ascent of Humanity is a radical exploration of the history and future of civilization from a unique perspective: the human sense of self. Eisenstein traces all of. Ascent The Ascent of Humanity is about the history and future of civilization from a unique perspective: the evolution of the human sense of self. This book. The Ascent of. Humanity. Charles Eisenstein. Panenthea Press provide a link to the book website, Cover Painting: Turmbau .

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Your subscription to Read More was successful. Fortunately, an Age of Reunion is emerging out of the birth pangs of an earth in crisis. I have just the book. Support I put my work online without a pay wall of any kind, and my events are generally by donation as well. Is the discrete classicfication of organisims the source of confusion? Will we then go back to the Stone Age, or will we be born into something entirely new? Base your career decisions not on money, security or status but on what would I most love to give to the world.

The Ascent Of Humanity

It is densely written with lots of thought provoking ideas. Very few picked A, by the way. This book is truly needed in this time of deepening crisis. Nov 12, Brian Ishmai Naim rated it it was amazing.

The Ascent of Humanity falls into a selective category of books which has redefined my life simply by the process of reading it. Feel free hhmanity copy and share. Don’t like your audiobook? They are just more systems to be misused and rise to their level of incompetence. This is not to say there is no hope.


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Stephen Jenkinson explores the great paradox of elderhood in North America: To the mind, so immersed in the story of separation, that seems irrational, but the heart knows it is true. There are lots of things.

The modern cell is an autocatalytic set where RNA, DNA, protiens and verious intermediate prodcuts all contribute ot each others success. How, then, did humans come to sever their ancient reciprocity with the natural world?

Also by Charles Eisenstein. Language is more powerful than any other technology.

Much of it I did not understand. An orchestrated deconstruction of our collective technology-as- dues ex machina wish fullfillment fantasies, weaving together strings of history, psychology, mythology, and physics, in a straightforward fashion simple enough for my comparatively simple brain. For too long we’ve inured ourselves to the wild intelligence of our muscled flesh, taking our primary truths from technologies that hold the living world at a distance.

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Our minds have gotten so used to virtual reality that we discount everything, we discount all words and images.

After trial, you’ll get 3 titles each month: The distinction from this reality is an illusion. To be entertained means to be brought into the television, the game, the movie.


Eisenstein has put his finger on the core problem facing humanity – namely: Eisenstein’s clear-eyed perception of our problems and how we got here is heart-wrenching; it takes a brave soul to look so unflinchingly at the ugliness of humanity on planet earth.

Skipped chapters where he describes his vision for a global shift of paradigms, as it felt like repeat of what he wrote in his other book, only more wordy. Long, but worth the time!

Charles Eisenstein on the Ascent Of Humanity

A personal brush with death, or even the passing of a loved one, connects us to a reality beyond the constructs of me and mine. The overall writing style takes patience, even for those well educated.

Our journey of separation hasn’t been a terrible mistake but an evolutionary process and an adventure in self-discovery. It means to be removed from your self and the real world. Without bacteria in their rumens, cows would be unable to digest cellulose and would quickly starve. Jul 01, Nick Scott rated it liked aascent. But to call him a philosopher is to diminish the all-encompassing treatise that Ascent of Humanity is to the modern human. If C generates a sequence that does not diverge to infinity then it is in the mandelbroit set.