Most people are alarmed and eager to help resolve the chaos and life-threatening difficulties the world is experiencing; but feel overwhelmed by the magnitude and complexity of the crises: because one hardly knows where to begin.
This book, Creativity: Revealing the Truth about Human Nature, uncovers the logical and necessary starting point for planetary recovery and regeneration: A shift in the way we define ourselves and the purpose of our life.
Conventional wisdom regards our present difficulties as economic, social, political, and environmental crises. Based on that view, various sectoral policies and programs have been proposed and tried. Still, the crises persist and deepen; and the planetary condition continues to deteriorate.
There are fears that Planet Earth is heading for catastrophic demise — for mass extinction. Even more troubling, the signs are that the impending tragedy is accelerating.
The questions arise:
A rare collection of sobering and revealing insights into the nature of human nature sheds valuable new light on the modern crises, and points the way out of our predicament. The collection is presented in Creativity: Revealing the Truth about Human Nature.
Analysis and synthesis of the insights suggest that the dreadful "change-our-ways-or-perish" situation the world is facing is the result of attempting to build human civilization on a view of human nature which is seriously mistaken or, at best, inadequate.
Easy to read and universally accessible, Creativity: Revealing the Truth about Human Nature powerfully and persuasively demonstrates that:
To the extent that the foregoing conclusions are valid, if we are to successfully resolve the chaos and life-threatening difficulties the world is facing, and to leave a viable Planet for future generations, the logical and necessary starting point is to set right the we way we define ourselves and the purpose of our life
"If language be not in accordance with the truth of things, affairs cannot be carried on to success." —Confucius
A shift in the way define ourselves and the purpose of our life, Creativity: Revealing the Truth about Human Nature provides the logical and necessary starting point for planetary recovery and regeneration:
Considering the magnitude of our present difficulties and their ominous implications for our planetary future, setting right the way we define ourselves would seem to be the central project modern society and, indeed, the "historical mission" of our generation.
Time to Rethink Human Nature