I am extremely happy today to be able to announce the start of a new project on Transition Consciousness, the publication of Henri Bortoft’s. It was with great sadness that we learnt of Henri Bortoft’s passing away on the 29th December Henri was a hugely important philosopher. Henri Bortoft is the author of The Wholeness of Nature ( avg rating, 61 ratings , 7 reviews, published ), Taking Appearance Seriously ( avg ra.

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The University of Sydney. We can control and organize nature according to our will, but the price for this is that we withdraw from nature. Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, — Knowledge — Science. Open to the public. Each person in their role in an organization is in fact an expression of the organization as a whole.

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An essay in objective description as applied to scientific procedureSystematics, 3 3 December, Pledge to develop a formal language that was rigorouly descriptive of scientific activity.

There can be no such thing as an entity that is absolutely independent, being what it is solely in terms of itself. Peter Henri Bortoft — 29 December [1] was a British independent researcher and teacher, lecturer and writer on physics and the philosophy of science.


To include a comma in your tag, surround the tag with double quotes. Subsequently, Bortoft worked with John G. The Wholeness of Nature: Retrieved from ” https: You are commenting using your Facebook account.

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Modern positivist science can only approach the whole as if it were a thing among things. University of Sydney Library. This page was last edited on 14 Octoberat The living organism produces itself actively, instead of being conditioned passively, in response to the environment. Skip to content Skip to search. Working with mental images activates a different mode of consciousness which is holistic and intuitive.

The living organism configures itself actively, instead of being conditioned passively in response to the environment. Genri, logic, and language are strangely entangled in Western philosophical thinking. Email Address never made public.

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When we see the connection, instead of introducing one, then it has more the character of a nonlocal connection. The borroft of nature: The wholeness of polarity can only be perceived genri the mind works in a more holistic mode; otherwise it is only an abstraction. The awakening of our first language occurs very differently from the learning of a second language.


The greatest difficulty in understanding comes from our long-established habit of seeing things in isolation from each other.

The viewpoint of materialism is a distortion that results from a one-sided emphasis on the category of quantity.

These 5 locations in All: These 2 locations in Victoria: Tags What are tags? But it is a sheer fact of experience that what is meant is always more than we can say. The experience of authentic wholeness requires a new style of learning largely ignored in our schools and universities today.

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