How Harmful Is Social Media? Jonathan Haidt, Chris Bail – by Gideon Lewis-Kraus – 2022

newyorker.com 6-2022 Annals of Inquiry - How Harmful Is Social Media? - There’s a general sense that it’s bad for society—which may be right. But studies offer surprisingly few easy answers. - By Gideon Lewis-Kraus > www, internet, social media, democracy, epistemic In April, the social psychologist Jonathan Haidt published an essay in The Atlantic in which he sought … Continue reading How Harmful Is Social Media? Jonathan Haidt, Chris Bail – by Gideon Lewis-Kraus – 2022

ECO CRISIS – The kids are not ok – Un jeune désespoir – The planetary climate clock, in human time – by Julia Steinberger

ECO CRISIS - The kids are not ok - Un jeune désespoir - The planetary climate clock, in human time - by Julia Steinberger

ECO crisis – climate solutions

source: https://medium.com/@sherlockieee/the-most-awesome-climate-solutions-that-no-one-is-talking-about-743bb22aa232 Awesome climate solutions that no one seems to be talking about - by Ha Tran Nguyen Phuong Follow Climate & Software. https://sherlockieee.netlify.app/ aka Why we should be hopeful about the future. When we heard of climate change solutions, common things come up: Wind, solar and nuclear. Beyond Meat, Impossible Burgers and other meat … Continue reading ECO crisis – climate solutions

Inequality – The Long View

This post points to several recent books on historic global inequality. “A Genetic History” by Carles Lalueza-Fox , “The Journey of Humanity: The Origins of Wealth and Inequality” by Oded Galor and “The Asset Economy and the End of Social Mobility” by Lisa Adkins, Melinda Cooper and Martijn Konings. But first a nod to the Dawn of Everything – A New History of Humanity by David Graeber and David Wengrow...

Origins and History of the Passions of War

In BLOOD RITES, Barbara Ehrenreich confronts the mystery of the human attraction to violence: What draws our species to war and even makes us see it as a kind of sacred undertaking? BLOOD RITES takes us on an original journey from the elaborate human sacrifices of the ancient world to the carnage and holocaust of twentieth-century "total war."

History – classic to modern

classic-to-modern - see also pre historyneolithic to ancientancient to classictrade historyslave tradehidden-history ft.com 7-5-2022 Simon Schama: when history is weaponised for war ft.com 17-3-2022 Book review: Legacy of Violence — the bloody ends of empire - by Caroline Elkins theguardian.com 3-2022 Legacy of Violence: A History of the British Empire by Caroline Elkins review – … Continue reading History – classic to modern

Viviana A. Zelizer – sociology of money

Viviana A. Zelizer is the Lloyd Cotsen ’50 Professor of Sociology at Princeton University. She is the author of The Purchase of Intimacy, Pricing the Priceless Child, Economic Lives, Morals and Markets and more see google scholar sociology.princeton.edu/ viviana-zelizer amazon.com goodreads lareviewofbooks.org/ 2017 A Dollar Is a Dollar Is Not a Dollar: Unmasking the Social and Moral Meanings of Money … Continue reading Viviana A. Zelizer – sociology of money

agency / identity – consciouness – free will – persona – positioning – socialisation

gaia0geld >agency- consciouness, cognition, free will - ID, persona, self - positioning - socialisation, education, parenting - class, gender, race see also > SCIENCE natural, physics, quantum – consciousness, self, agency – philosophy of mind/body > consciousness, positioning theguardian.com 3-10-2022 The big idea: do we all experience the world in the same way? - Every … Continue reading agency / identity – consciouness – free will – persona – positioning – socialisation