• Why start a blog?

    by Mieke Mosmuller

    15-05-2014 5 comments

    Why start a blog?

    Several friends have been asking  me to start a blog on internet. At first I didn't think about it. I am an author of books, a few articles in magazines and I give lectures and workshops in many countries in Europe. I am not a blogger... But after some time I began to think about it, and now I think it is it a good ide... read more...

  • The first reflection: What is the human being?

    by Mieke Mosmuller

    18-05-2014 6 comments

    The first reflection: What is the human being?

    There are many questions about our daily life. Some are trivial, others concern the deeper  levels of our life. But in our time, mostly we don't ask ourselves the first and last questions. We are concerned with  our money, our profession, our relationship,  clothing, diets, illness, holidays ... one could fill... read more...

  • The venture of independent thinking

    by Mieke Mosmuller

    19-05-2014 4 comments

    The venture of independent thinking

    Science is the source from which we take our insights in our first and last questions. We find our question 'What is a human being' extensively thought over in the theory of evolution. We accept the contents of this theory - it all has been scientifically proven, so we think. But why wouldn't we make a little trip by ou... read more...

  • The concept of development in our mind: Cause and effect?

    by Mieke Mosmuller

    28-05-2014 11 comments

    The concept of development in our mind: Cause and effect?

    Of course it is impossible to say anything against the theory of evolution. We have to consider though, that this theory was formed in 19th century. In this time the view of materialism emerged. In philosophy it was Auguste Comte, in social life Marx, who began to think about nature and man as absolutely und exclusively mate... read more...

  • Reason: Causal principles and the universal unity of concepts

    by Mieke Mosmuller

    04-06-2014 5 comments

    Reason: Causal principles and the universal unity of concepts

    Reason is the human ability to think in universal principles, in how they cohere, how they form a coherent unity. Reason goes beyond the intellect, it can reason in causality, but also in other categories. It also operates in thinking about meaningful acting. Let's think in a new way. We don't proceed from the simplest deta... read more...