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Review: Steps to an Ecology of Mind: Collected Essays in Anthropology, Psychiatry, Evolution, and Epistemology

User Review  - Rand - Goodreads

Somehow I found an e-text of this 2.5 years ago and read through the beginnings. It's deceptively simple, a good primer philosophy text for minds young and old alike. Read full review

Review: Steps to an Ecology of Mind: Collected Essays in Anthropology, Psychiatry, Evolution, and Epistemology

User Review  - Ami Iida - Goodreads

the book is very, very thick. Text incorporates the contents such as schizophrenia and double bind. The first chapter is a memo. This helps to think the idea of things. I like it very much. it is the precious book for Psychiatry and Cultural anthropology. Read full review

Review: Steps to an Ecology of Mind: Collected Essays in Anthropology, Psychiatry, Evolution, and Epistemology

User Review  - Letha - Goodreads

This text caught my attention and kept it. I'm not saying I understood everything Bateson shared - not even close. But, I love any work that encourages the challenging of pre-suppositions, and he does ... Read full review

Review: Steps to an Ecology of Mind: Collected Essays in Anthropology, Psychiatry, Evolution, and Epistemology

User Review  - Yang - Goodreads

Shortcut: Play with the metalogues he included in Part I; don't jump it off! Certainly I should not have expected an articulation of a sort of paradoxical thinking in concentrated anthropological ... Read full review

Review: Steps to an Ecology of Mind: Collected Essays in Anthropology, Psychiatry, Evolution, and Epistemology

User Review  - Mike Klein - Goodreads

Started and couldn't finish. Not bad just not very interesting to me at this point. Read full review

Review: Steps to an Ecology of Mind: Collected Essays in Anthropology, Psychiatry, Evolution, and Epistemology

User Review  - Influential - Goodreads

Gregory Bateson was decades ahead of his time - his essays on systems, ecology, psychology and society are even more important than when he wrote them Read full review

Review: Steps to an Ecology of Mind: Collected Essays in Anthropology, Psychiatry, Evolution, and Epistemology

User Review  - Bradley - Goodreads

Playfully brilliant! I came across this book by reading Deleuze (there is a rather long footnote about the double-bind in several of his books) and this shocked me by its use of humor, something very few 'serious' scholars are supposed to do...then again, I enjoyed this book immensely. Read full review

Review: Steps to an Ecology of Mind: Collected Essays in Anthropology, Psychiatry, Evolution, and Epistemology

User Review  - Bradley - Goodreads

Playfully brilliant! I came across this book by reading Deleuze (there is a rather long footnote about the double-bind in several of his books) and this shocked me by its use of humor, something very few 'serious' scholars are supposed to do...then again, I enjoyed this book immensely. Read full review

Review: Steps to an Ecology of Mind: Collected Essays in Anthropology, Psychiatry, Evolution, and Epistemology

User Review  - Bill Baer - Goodreads

An Amazing book will definitely alter your "world view" for the better. Highly recommend this book. A brilliant approach to understanding the world and your connection to it.. Read full review

Review: Steps to an Ecology of Mind: Collected Essays in Anthropology, Psychiatry, Evolution, and Epistemology

User Review  - Lawrence Linnen - Goodreads

Bateson is fascinating! Read full review


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