Morten Tolboll's A Dictionary of Thought Distortions PDF

By Morten Tolboll

ISBN-10: 159594530X

ISBN-13: 9781595945303

proposal distortions are “techniques”, that, subconscious or wide awake, are used from an curiosity to find methods of having on on the planet, instead of an curiosity find methods of researching the reality. concept distortions are the heritage for terrible reasoning, diversionary ploys, seductive reasoning blunders, thoughts of persuasion and avoidance, mental components, which might be hindrances to transparent thought.

The query is: may still one use proposal distortions? The query increases the previous dialogue among Socrates and the Sophists. The Sophists have been lecturers of rhetoric who taught humans how one can get on on the planet. during this they uncritically used concept distortions. Socrates used to be the thinker who taught humans in methods of discovering the reality. during this he seriously tested, re-structured and altered inspiration distortions.

With the declare that the Sophists at the present time are again in that mix of postmodernistic intellectualism, administration concept, self-help and New Age, which Morten Tolboll calls The Matrix Conspiracy, he'll, with this ebook, current a guide within the Socratic method of life.

The publication is a follow-up to the 3 books on Morten Tolboll´s educating Meditation as an paintings of lifestyles (Meditation as an paintings of existence – 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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