On Dialogue

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Psychology Press, 2004 - Philosophy - 114 pages
Never before has there been a greater need for deeper listening and more open communication to cope with the complex problems facing our organizations, businesses, and societies. Renowned scientist David Bohm, 'one of the most searching thinkers in modern physics' (Nature), believed there was a better way for humanity to discover meaning and to achieve harmony. He identified creative dialogue, a sharing of assumptions and understanding, as a means by which the individual, and society as a whole, can learn more about themselves and others, and achieve a renewed sense of purpose.
 

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Perhaps David Bohm’s On Dialogue has been misunderstood especially if one never met him and as his thinking is anything but conventional it lead many otherwise intelligent people to confuse it with new age occultism , which it certainly never was.

Contents

On Communication
1
On Dialogue
6
The Nature of Collective Thought
55
The Problem and the Paradox
70
The Observer and the Observed
79
Suspension the Body and Proprioception
83
Participatory Thought and the Unlimited
96
BIBLIOGRAPHY
110
INDEX
111
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David Bohm (1917-92). Renowned physicist and theorist who was one of the most original thinkers of the second half of the twentieth century.

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