posted on Dec, 3 2015 @ 05:37 AM
originally posted by: Thetan
a reply to: gosseyn
Mental Aberration- All cases in which the analytical mind is impaired.
Are you asking 'what do we do with failures in logic ?'
Well, reality is made of intricate relations between causes and effects. We need to have a structure of thought that is similar to the structure of
reality. Reality is also made of facts, and it is not made of ideology or prejudices and biases. The best method humans have invented to investigate
reality is the scientific method, which eliminates prejudices and sets the focus on facts. That is why we have hard sciences which keep improving
while at the same time we often use social values and concepts which are often outdated and for some of them are thousands years old (religion,
economy, politics, education, etc.).
Having a thought model that is similar in structure to the structure of reality enables predictability. That's why we are able to build constructions
that last for centuries or even millennia, while social structures go from disaster to disaster (wars, economic crisis, political corruption and