Writings

A fundamental theory of the self

On living existentially

Musings on Seneca’s Shortness of Life

The continuity of consciousness and the ‘I’

Is the rational or instinctive self the real self?

Are you really so sure it’s all that simple? 

How the invention of the camera changed history forever

Is reality a simulation? Some preliminary thoughts

Towards a science of ideas in networking

Where does the world end, and identity begin? 

Social media, the new ‘now’, and the revised collective unconscious

What narrative structure means to us

What Eastern and Western religions can teach us about the nature of identity

Humanity- out of balance with nature?

How language changes our thinking, and how to use this to our advantage

What wine tasting teaches us about memory and identity

Is unoriginality killing off films?

Understanding identity in terms of markets

Can we usefully distinguish between objects in the world?

Human intelligence and the creation of culture

On living freely

How our perception of time conditions our lives

Are thought and experience philosophically compatible?

How we reduce our lives to symbols and narratives

Is society the conscious mind’s push to evolve the subconscious?