A Dictionary of Thought Distortions by Morten Tolboll

By Morten Tolboll

suggestion distortions are “techniques”, that, subconscious or unsleeping, are used from an curiosity to find methods of having on on the earth, instead of an curiosity to find methods of researching the reality. idea distortions are the history for terrible reasoning, diversionary ploys, seductive reasoning blunders, thoughts of persuasion and avoidance, mental elements, that are stumbling blocks to transparent thought.

The query is: should still one use concept distortions? The query increases the outdated dialogue among Socrates and the Sophists. The Sophists have been lecturers of rhetoric who taught humans tips on how to get on on the earth. during this they uncritically used idea distortions. Socrates was once the thinker who taught humans in methods of discovering the reality. during this he severely tested, re-structured and altered suggestion distortions.

With the declare that the Sophists this day are again in that mix of postmodernistic intellectualism, administration conception, self-help and New Age, which Morten Tolboll calls The Matrix Conspiracy, he'll, with this booklet, current a handbook within the Socratic manner of life.

The ebook is a follow-up to the 3 books on Morten Tolboll´s educating Meditation as an artwork of lifestyles (Meditation as an artwork of lifestyles – 2008, Dream Yoga – 2009, A Portrait of a Lifeartist – 2010). it's also a reference ebook to his books at the Matrix Conspiracy (The Matrix Conspiracy – half 1 and 2).

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