VIDEO LINK: Jordan B Peterson and Victor Davis Hanson on the importance of professors integrating theoretical knowledge and lived practice

The Greeks realized the point.  They called it phronesis, or practical wisdom.  This is a union of knowing that can be described, modeled, and conceived of by a formula, with other type of knowing that is only gotten by experience.  Which is better?  The question is ill-conceived.  Some of the greatest injustices of history, through … More VIDEO LINK: Jordan B Peterson and Victor Davis Hanson on the importance of professors integrating theoretical knowledge and lived practice

UPCOMING: Evolution, God, and the “Final” Discussion On This Topic :-)

Since my High School days in the early 1970s, I have been thinking hard about this topic.  About every decade, there is a recrudescence of this discussion in the public fora.  I have long ago figured out the only, encompassing description that there can be.  How do I know this?  I return the full way … More UPCOMING: Evolution, God, and the “Final” Discussion On This Topic 🙂

Breaking the Tyranny of Malwork; What Should Nextwork Be and How to Educate for It

There are News stories such as this that appear from time to time. https://singularityhub.com/2017/07/04/7-critical-skills-for-the-jobs-of-the-future/?utm_content=buffer3cb37&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook-su&utm_campaign=buffer#sm.00000dtaqk66p6dudu6zzdkj83pt8 Do these prognostications ever come true especially when the direction of office computing is to waste human time and reduce workers to “fleshy robots,” as they have been increasingly called? It is not easy, however, to sift through who the confidence … More Breaking the Tyranny of Malwork; What Should Nextwork Be and How to Educate for It

The Dangers of Social Media

The Internet has been an invaluable tool to me, especially in the last two years.  I do not use Facebook or LinkedIn, but I am–just recently–on Twitter for professional reasons.  I must say, some internet media and blogging, are activities with great potential for informing, organizing, finding like-minded friends, political allies or business opportunities.  Wikipedia  … More The Dangers of Social Media