Presentation on theme: "Simple Iconoclastic Knowledge Judgments East (predominantly Confucian-Daoist East Asia) again leads global knowledge economy, as until C19 success due."— Presentation transcript:
Simple Iconoclastic Knowledge Judgments East (predominantly Confucian-Daoist East Asia) again leads global knowledge economy, as until C19 success due to 4000 yr knowledge/admin mythology knowledge (Confucian) equates with leadership knowledge takes forms alien to West knowledge from organic and holistic science West (predominantly Anglo-American powers) inhibited by intellectual apartheid (key to 200yr AA Order) vulnerable today to East Asian knowledge strategies needs re-evaluation of its knowledge misunderstands & misrepresents 200 year AA dominance
Formative Western Knowledge Legacies Jerusalem spirituality (metaphysical) Athens consciousness (rational) Rome administration (systemic) faith, dogma, (false?) prophets rationalism – forms, limits law & corporate organization Gray Heresies: Against Progress Lloyd/ Sivin The Way &The Word Hartmann Unequal Protection religion & ideology messianic utopia clarity & deductive rigor tools of state power - risk free science - no control or comprehension correspondences resonance & i-r who rules todays democracies ?
Confucian Daoist Knowledge LegaciesConfucianism administration (humanistic)Confucianism education (rote / rigorous) Daoism spirituality (natural) mythology serve community early rote learning faith, dogma, prophet free networks of authority/virtue both mental & physical cultivated focus on nature focus on organic life ( h & n) accumulating wisdom of past body, mind & spirit as one discreet absolute power - legalism foundation for wisdom/power as water, fluid & functional
Confucian Daoist Knowledge Legacies Daoism consciousness (intuitive) Book of Changes change (continuous) Book of Changes science (organic) distrust of words, concepts continuity in change continually scanning holistic, organic (DNA code) disciplined intuition & awareness symbolic power uniquely dynamic -cybernetic machine 1600 -compass 1000 -paper 1500 -printing 600 -calendar 1000 symbolic analysis free of symbols awareness of contingency holistic, organic outperformed West until C19 th & today power of wu wei self organisation c/ Enlightenment
Confucian Daoist Knowledge Legacies Strategy service (conquest) Strategy knowledge (power) Health food/medicine (nutrition) Health quantum jazz (energy) Jiang TaigongSunziYellow Emperor Qi, ki, prana & others 12 civil offensives k self & other 100 bs 100 vs food is medicine C21Science Revolution conquest thru service intellectual apartheid food liveslife as energy fields E produces W consumes E knows W W ignores E not processed nor synthetic bad science & gm food
Contemporary Consequences East West Administrative authority Knowledge rules Spirited players Fluid thinkers Change adepts Organic technology Strategic service Know self/rival Nutrition is strength Life is energy Market tyranny Knowledge denigraterd Spirit ruled by dogma Reason can be rigid Change is trouble Mechanical technology Self indulgence Ignorance is not bliss Nutrition is lost Quantum uncertainty
Western Theoretical Implications EconomicsScience Unmeasured costs Competition rules Bottom line priority Financial o/r human Community neglect Captive professionals Language control Thought control Unmeasured costs Competition rules Bottom line priority Financial o/r human Community neglect Captive professionals Language control Thought control