A Dictionary of Thought Distortions by Morten Tolboll

By Morten Tolboll

idea distortions are “techniques”, that, subconscious or wakeful, are used from an curiosity to find methods of having on on this planet, instead of an curiosity to find methods of gaining knowledge of the reality. proposal distortions are the history for negative reasoning, diversionary ploys, seductive reasoning error, innovations of persuasion and avoidance, mental elements, that are stumbling blocks to transparent thought.

The query is: should still one use suggestion distortions? The query increases the outdated dialogue among Socrates and the Sophists. The Sophists have been academics of rhetoric who taught humans the best way to get on on this planet. during this they uncritically used proposal distortions. Socrates used to be the thinker who taught humans in methods of discovering the reality. during this he significantly tested, re-structured and adjusted concept distortions.

With the declare that the Sophists this day are again in that mix of postmodernistic intellectualism, administration idea, self-help and New Age, which Morten Tolboll calls The Matrix Conspiracy, he'll, with this ebook, current a guide within the Socratic approach of life.

The booklet is a follow-up to the 3 books on Morten Tolboll´s instructing Meditation as an artwork of lifestyles (Meditation as an paintings of existence – 2008, Dream Yoga – 2009, A Portrait of a Lifeartist – 2010). it's also a reference ebook to his books at the Matrix Conspiracy (The Matrix Conspiracy – half 1 and 2).

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