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34892Y181 Homo Sapiens Gives MeaningToTheWorld...

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WHAT KIND OF
WORLD HUMANS CREATE?
HOW DID HUMANS BECOME CONVINCED
THAT THEY NOT ONLY CONTROL THE WORLD,
BUT ALSO GIVE IT MEANING? HOW DID HUMANISM
- THE WORSHIP OF HUMANKIND - BECOME THE MOST IMPORTANT
OF ALL RELIGIONS? It all depends on our storytellers & -collectors!
Animals such as wolves & chimpanzees live in a dual reality: on one hand
all of them are familiar with objective entities outside them, such as trees, rocks & rivers?
On the other hand they are aware of subjective, changing, experiences within them, such as fear, joy & desire!
SAPIENS, in contrast, do live in triple-layered reality? In addition to trees, rivers, fears & desires, the Sapiens world
also contains STORIES about Money, Gods, Devils, Angels, Nations & corporations?! As history unfolded also the impact
of gods, nations & corporations grew @the expense of rivers, fears & desires!? There are still many rivers in all countries of the world, and people are still motivated by their fears & wishes, but Jesus Christ, the French Republic & Apple Inc. have all dammed & harnessed the rivers, & have learned to shape our deepest anxieties & yearnings?! Since new 21st-century technologies are likely to make such fictions even more powerful, to understand our future we need to understand how stories about Christ,
France and Apple have gainec só mùch power? Humans think they make history, but history actually
revolves around these webs of stories! The basic abilities of individual humans
have not changed much since the last Stone Age.
But the web of stories has grown from one
strength to another strength, thereby
pushing history from the
Stone Age to
the Silicon
Age...