Ecomyths is a blog designed to help people think for themselves. Empirical data are contrasted with theories to examine axiomatic myths: ideas taken to be so well accepted that they don't need to be proven. It seeks to change ideas, correct fallacies and challenge dominant constructs by having people read, think and reflect for themselves about contemporary issues. Facts don't change your perspective. Your perspective changes your facts.
Wednesday, May 09, 2007
The 21st Century's dividing lines
Its nice to be at the vanguard of new intellectualism. This post underscores the need for new defining constructs in understanding the world and advocates Virginia Postrel's use of dynamism and statsis. The organizing construct for this blog is dynamism and its application to dismissing the ecomyths employed to justify stasis controls: indeed, the inaugural post on this blog was similar in vein to that posted today on the Globalization Institute. update: found this image from a link on QandO today and couldn't resist the literal mind map: