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The deeper reason for the breakdown of civilization, around the globe, is the absence of which means in each one of our lives. Our old worldview now not is smart within the sleek mild of cause, technological know-how, and evidential considering, yet we've not get a hold of a alternative. we've got suggestion for millennia that values needs to come from non secular traditions, yet smooth biology and modern philosophy are actually able to articulate a common ethic in accordance with the evidence of our typical world.
Our latest, conventional worldview has been accountable for the alienation in every one people, and till we realize and care for our normal id, there may be no finish to meaninglessness and its attendant violence. This booklet examines our present worldview and the root of our alienation, and indicates a special ontology, epistemology, semantic, psychology, and social constitution for our civilization--suggestions in the direction of the clinical fact and the experiential fact we people have painstakingly came across and in the direction of a that means that fulfills. (Its appendix showcases 5 significant social experiments correct to the reconsideration of our present traditions.)
It isn't any longer controversial that our species is at a significant crossroads. Political and financial alterations won't cross deep sufficient in altering our realization. we want worldview switch. every one people now has the accountability of supporting create a brand new worldview, a brand new knowing of truth, a true foundation for meaning.

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