Tag Archives: David Griffin

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Seizing an Alternative

Conference Plenaries and Banquet

The vision we as Whiteheadians want to promote is of the world as “a communion of subjects rather than a collection of objects.” The phrase comes from Thomas Berry, who gained his vision from Teilhard de Chardin.

Seizing an Alternative, The Threatening Catastrophe: Responding Now

Moses for a Warming World

Number 1 of the rewrite is, “Thou Shalt Not Ruin Civilization’s Climate.”

Seizing an Alternative, The Threatening Catastrophe: Responding Now

Notes from the Climate Track

One of the strengths of Whiteheadian-Hartshornean process thought is that it leads people to care deeply about the long-term good of the world, regardless of whether they will be part of it.

An Alternative Vision: Whitehead’s Philosophy, Seizing an Alternative

Griffin Revisits Whitehead Century

This century is still far away from being a Whiteheadian century. But it’s going in the right direction.

Catastrophes, Ecological Civilization, Science

Tell the Truth about Climate?

Should climate scientists frankly tell the public just how dire the situation is? On this question, there are differences of opinion within the climate community.