Human Doings – Where we have been – where are we going?
A. THE PURPOSE OF MAN is to create
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, Automation Age
Energy flux density
Fire – wood, coal, oil, nuclear.
Power – Wind, Water, Steam, Combustion, Electrical
Domestication of plants
Domestication of animals
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.
Land based villages no satisfactory transport.
Sea based societies made possible by navigation and ships
Expansion of land based societies