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Mind and Nature: A Necessary Unity

This classic book summarizes Gregory Bateson’s thinking on the subject of the patterns that connect living beings to each other and to their environment. Bateson’s classic transdisciplinary work presents us with tools of thought, and explores the presuppositions of science … Continue reading

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Steps to an Ecology of Mind: Collected Essays in Anthropology, Psychiatry, Evolution, and Epistemology

Gregory Bateson was a philosopher, anthropologist, photographer, naturalist, and poet, as well as the husband and collaborator of Margaret Mead. With a new foreword by his daughter Mary Katherine Bateson, this classic anthology of his major work will continue to … Continue reading

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Understanding Gregory Bateson: Mind, Beauty, and the Sacred Earth

Introduction to Gregory Bateson’s unique perspective on the relationship of humanity to the natural world. Gregory Bateson (1904 1980), anthropologist, psychologist, systems thinker, student of animal communication, and insightful environmentalist, was one of the most important holistic thinkers of the … Continue reading

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