18 May Knowledge Tree
Posted at 03: 18h in Francis Varela, Humberto Maturana, Neuroscience, Neuroscience
The authors show that the idea that the world is not pre-given, and that we construct it through our interaction with it, is not just theoretical; it is supported by concrete evidence. Several of them are exposed – with the frequent use of examples and reports of experiments – in the pages of this book. The two authors' theories constitute an original and challenging conception, whose ethical consequences are now beginning to be perceived with increasing clarity.