Existentialism

What’s the Meaning of Life?

A few years ago I read the now infamous book by Victor Frankl, 'Man's search for Meaning'. Frankl was himself a psychiatrist by trade, but he was also a survivor of the holocaust having spent 3 years of his life inย various concentration camps. Frankl's book is about his experiences in such camps and of his… Continue reading What’s the Meaning of Life?

Philosophy

Is the progression of technology a paradox for our demise?

The philosopher Marshall McLuhan once claimed that: The most human thing about us is our technology Our cities can be viewed as extensions of our physical body, our electronic networks such as telephones, radio and television as extensions of our nervous system, and the computer can be seen as an extension of our cognitive functioning.… Continue reading Is the progression of technology a paradox for our demise?