Why there's no such thing as objective reality | Greg Anderson - Deepstash
What Is It That Makes Something Real In Our Real World?

For us, real things are material things which are made up of matter that we can somehow see, like objects, trees, atoms etc. 

While invisible, immaterial things like gods, demons, heavens and...

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What Are The Most Important Things In Our Real World?

Human things- peoples, cities, societies, cultures, economy. We think that we're special and that we're the only ones who have things like language, reason, free will. 

By contrast, non human...

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What Does It Mean To Be A Human In Our Real World?

In our real world being a human means being an individual, one who lives ultimately for oneself. We think that nature has made us this way, to thrive and compete with other individuals for life's i...

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The Real World Of The Classical Athenians

Key aspects of their real world-

  1. It was alive with things that we would consider unreal- nymphs, curses, and mysterious energies and magic. 
  2. The most im...

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What Does This Tell Us?

The whole Athenian way of being human was radically different from our own. Life in Athens was sustained by "cosmic ecology", a symbiotic ecology of gods, motherland and people. This was p...

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Misconceptions About The Real World

We assume that our reality is the one true reality because all of the past civilizations were founded on myths, illusions and false ideas about reality. 

We think modern sciences provide the ...

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What Is Objective Reality?

Reality is something that humans actively participate in producing when their minds interact with the environment. Every people in the past had to devise a model of the real world ...

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Conclusion
  1. We need to stop thinking that pre modern people are more primitive or less enlightened.  
  2. We need to be more humble. Even with our technological achie...

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