Ram Dass Here and Now – the Mechanics of Mind
podcast web page https://www.ramdass.org/ram-dass-here-and-now-ep-187-the-mechanics-of-mind/
“Ultimately, the art is you need models to function in the universe, models of mind, you need structures, but you hold them so lightly. You hold them so lightly.” – Ram Dass
General Intellect Unit
082 – John Boyd, Part 1: Destruction and Creation
podcast web page http://generalintellectunit.net/e/082-john-boyd-part-1-destruction-and-creation/
You have to admire the indefatigability of these guys – and this is a particularly wide-ranging and brilliant discussion.
The Work: Tyson Yunkaporta on indigenous thinking and why you can’t improve your “self”
podcast web page https://shows.acast.com/thework/episodes/tyson-yunkaporta-on-indigenous-thinking
Possibly risking slight overexposure around about now, this is Tyson Yunkaporta at his humorous and sincere best IMO, on contextual dependent rationality, wisdom listening, and intentionality.
New Books in Systems and Cybernetics
Bernard Scott, “Cybernetics for the Social Sciences” (Brill, 2021)
podcast web page https://newbooksnetwork.com/cybernetics-for-the-social-sciences
Bernard Scott on his book of the same name (), sympathetically interviewed by Tom Scholte on cybernetics as a trans-discipline