Beginning in a place validated by the Cartesean project, I assume the existence of reality, and that I exist as an entity. I believe that it is the human condition that we each come into contact with that which is not ourselves – the infant realizes that they are separately existing from the world, or the first day of school when it was self and these other people.

The human existential condition

Figure 1. The human existential condition

Posted by John Bell on December 10, 2006
Tags: The Fifth Principle of Dialogue

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