Human Doings

Human Doings – Where we have been – where are we going?

A. THE PURPOSE OF MAN
B. THE CREATIVE POTENTIAL OF THE WILLFUL HUMAN MIND
C. THE IMMORTAL MIND IN THE MORTAL BODY

Maturity of society – remaining emotionally in childhood
The power of the media – perception management
Pleasure / Pain reactions
Schooling – Truncated, disjointed subject matter.

Music, Language, Culture
Stone Age, Bronze Age, Iron Age, Information Age

Technology
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Technology
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_technology

Energy flux density
Fire – wood, coal, oil, nuclear.
Power – Wind, Water, Steam, Combustion, Electrical
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Timeline_of_historic_inventions

Domestication of plants
Domestication of animals
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Timeline_of_agriculture_and_food_technology
Water management
Waste management

Transportation
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_transport
Navigation by the stars (the night time map) made it possible for humans to travel long distances – the first frontier.
Canals made it possible to travel inland
Steam engine made it possible to move inland by wheel on rail.
then using Internal combustion engine and electricity.

Transitions Societies
Land based villages no satisfactory transport.
Canal transport
Sea based societies made possible by navigation and ships
Expansion of land based societies