Philosophy

Which came first – the chicken or the egg?

14 November 2014

So which came first – conflict or co-operation? Martial Arts or Social Interaction? The aggression and violence of “I want to eat you”. The defence of “I don’t want to be eaten”. The approach of “I want to procreate with you” The defensiveness of “I don’t trust you” or “I don’t want to procreate”. Well, […]

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“Why the West Rules – For Now”

31 December 2011

Hi – and Happy New Year :^) I’ve just finished reading “Why the West Rules – For Now” by Ian Morris – pub Profile Books ISBN 978 84668 208 7 – in my case borrowed from the library. Quite weighty at 622 pages but a fairly easy read written with insight and humour it gives […]

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