In an earlier post that looked at the concept of Cultural Maturity’s big-picture significance, I briefly described a recent recognition that provides insight important to effective culturally mature advocacy. As I’ve finished up my new three book series and begun to engage a broader audience, I’ve been confronted with how often even basic understandings— understandings that will be critical to going forward—remain ahead of their time. I’ve had to come to grips with how, depending on the issue, having a critical mass of people able to successfully apply culturally mature perspective may often be ten, twenty, thirty, or even fifty years away. This recognition has been made more inescapable of late by the extreme absurdity of so much that is going on in the world right now—particularly in the political […]
"The Big Picture"
Big Picture posts include contributions of a more overarching or conceptual sort. Ideas may have their origins in the thinking of any cultural sphere or conceptual persuasion, but they share that they contribute in some significant way to culturally mature understanding. On occasion, posts will specifically introduce notions from Creative Systems Theory.