Individuality at the Intersection of our Interactions

In Seven Brief Lessons on Physics, Rovelli cites the “odd” behavior of quantum matter - to exist simultaneously in all possible states until observed or interacted with - and questions whether all reality is interaction.

Born as blank canvases, it’s easy to observe how we take shape through our interactions with others.

The individual can only exist through their interactions with others.

Our individuality is unique only at the intersections of those interactions.

How do individualistic cultures reconcile the value of “The Individual” as greater than the group which nurtures it, sustains it and maintains its form?

 
0
Kudos
 
0
Kudos

Now read this

The Objective Lens

The Objective Lens is a device to objectively assess an idea or belief you want to internalize, or have previously internalized. It’s a framework for applying a facet of critical thinking. There are four levels: 1. Individual Why do I... Continue →