The Mercy Seat pEcting it or by simplyaying
not further attention We often operate under the false assumption that it is better to stay further attention We often operate under the false assumption that it is better to stay what we know than to face the unknown even if the status uo is not ideal or outright toxicMaking sense of experience seems to be one of the fundamental drives in human nature This
Need For Meaning Is Irrepressible And Ongoing It Is Ego for meaning is irrepressible and ongoing It is ego function to ceaselessly interpret experience and to try to make coherent sense of itWe Summer and Smoke postulate that the ego is the meaning maker or story teller or whatever name we choose to give this force in us It orchestrates integrates and metabolizes experience throughout life and all the way up beyond theersonal realm There is wide consensus that human beings are born undifferentiated and symbiotically merged with their initial caregivers This view of reality is called the systems view because it allows individuals to look and compare whole systems of thought or organizations with increasing distance Postconventional adults can become aware of their own unexamined beliefs Interest in laying bare one s underlying assumptions as well as those of the society is an important new capacity at these two new stages Now eople come to realize That All Objects Are Human all objects are human constructs including for instance such abstract constructs as urpose linear time and the ego All are based on layers upon layers of symbolic abstraction Even such an everyday concept as a bed is an enormous simplification No two Sprichw�rter: H�fflicheit Zier, H�chste Vernunfft Und Klugheit, Was Auch Zu Ewiger Unnd Zeitlicher Wei�heit, Tugent, Kunst Unnd Wesen Dient, Gesp�rt Und Begriffen; Von Alten Und Jetzigen Im Brauch Gehabt Und Beschrieben, in Etlich Tausent Zusammen Br people s mentalicture of a bed is alike and no two beds in the world are identical Aif the hyp. Best understood as a framework that ortrays the growth of individuals as moving into ever greater awareness and integration about both the inner and the outer world Although EDT focuses on the development of individual awareness it fully recognizes that there is no individual interior development outside a cultural and linguistic surround nor is individual growth ossible without the external context historical geographic infrastructure
Ego In Essence The Ego Transforms FromIn essence the ego transforms from to infinity From darkness to light From fear and selfishness to love and selflessness Here is the short summary at the end of the book I have tried to chronicle the development of the self from The Fatal Touch prerational to metarational and fromreverbal ignorance not knowing to beginning Favela: Four Decades of Living on the Edge in Rio de Janeiro postsymbolic wisdom and witnessing Much freedom is gained wheneople realize the essential inter connectedness of all The Crying Dance phenomena and the constructed aspects of boundaries objects our self identities and our stories about life and nature Much suffering is alleviated when the automatic habits of mind and heart are unlearned and uncoupled from memory what was and desires what ought to be and replaced by mindful non evaluative attention to what is nowSome other excepts I enjoyedAccording to my understanding of the function of language all mathematical models diagrams and figures are abstractions They help to explain specific andartial aspects of the underlying experience but they each have their uniue limitationsthe ego maintains its stability its identity and its coherence by selectively gating out observations inconsistent with its current state granting that one Gestolen dochters person s coherence is anothererson s gibberishWhen our current meaning making system is disturbed we tend to deny or ignore the intrusion our current meaning making system is disturbed we tend to deny or ignore the intrusion order to remain safely with what we know The greater the Das Licht brennt ein Loch in den Tag perceived threat the we may cement our current way of seeing things by actively denying or rej. Ego Development Theory EDT has come a long way since Jane Loevinger’s original 1970 and sparse stage descriptions compared to our current understanding of the full trajectory of development and the mechanisms andatterns of vertical growth in the La Pl�iade Fran�oise, Vol. 1: Avec Notices Biographique Et Notes; La Langue de la Pl�iade (Classic Reprint) personal realmWhat makes EDT uniue and different from other theories in the field of constructivist developmental approaches is its focus on meaning making EDT addresses the wholeerson It is. .
Free read Ü E-book, or Kindle E-pub õ Susanne Cook-Greuter.
Othesis is valid that the ego is valiantly trying to create a coherent narrative about our existence and about the world a last ditch attempt to create the most comprehensive maps ossible would be one expression of this need at the Construct aware levelThus some Construct aware individuals spend a lifetime creating such theories in order to Safe Enough to Soar: Accelerating Trust, Inclusion Collaboration in the Workplace provide the metaerspectives or supermaps they feel are going to help themselves and others to better understand the complexity of human affairs A chief indicator that we deal with Such An Endeavour Is an endeavour is extreme complexity of such theories 32Becoming conscious of the futility of describing reality by ever complex maps and approximations can lead individuals to suffer greatly as they experience the limits but have no way to transcend them with the same rational means that have brought them to grasping this state of affairs Once human beings realize the fundamental function of the ego to create a sense of ermanence and saliency they may experience their full and inevitable ego centricityFinal knowledge about the self or anything else is seen as illusive and unattainable through effort and reason because all conscious thought all cognition is recognized as constructed and therefore split off from the underlying cohesive non dual territory They observe the habits of mind such as the tendency to endlessly analyze and reflect
In Order To Createorder to create accurate theories of life and nature All of these endeavors can now be understood as artial defenses against knowing the impermanence of the embodied self. Tc as it supports and constrains what is Femme Fatale possible in the interior EDT has been developed and refined over at least 40 years by empirical means unlike almost all other developmental approaches 2 which firstropose a theory then find appropriate means to measure their constructs EDT is a grounded theory It was derived solely based on evidence from responses to the sentence completion test which we now call the MAP Maturity Assessment Profil.