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Meditation Mandala

Essay Review: Tibetan and Western Models of Mind

Any attempt to help neuroscientists and Tibetan Buddhists to understand each other is of potential value. At the very least, such an attempt is likely to help scholars on both sides to enter discussions from informed positions rather than from ignorance. Thus these three books deserve a warm welcome, though […]

Consciousness in the Brain

Even at the stage of the retina, a division arises between the dorsal and the ventral stream. The dorsal stream is responsible for movements in relations to objects, and is unconscious. The ventral stream has specialised modules for different aspects of vision. This processing happens at a still unconscious stage, […]

Deconstructing Dawkins – Richard Dawkins and The Fallacies of Mechanistic Science

Richard Dawkins is the high priest of popular science, this country’s unofficial scientist laureate. His theories have helped to form the generally accepted scientific ‘rational’ worldview of our culture, which most of our institutions, our media, and our respected intellectuals accept as ‘reality’. The main tenets of this worldview can […]

Network Review Winter 2014

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Network Review Summer 2010

Issue No: 103 Editorial: The Challenge of the New – Bernard Carr Articles A Proposed New Paradigm of Matter, Mind and Spirit – Bernard Carr A Post-modern Emissary: moving forward from McGllchrist – Chris Clarke Recent Developments in Science and Medicine – Marilyn Monk Synthesising a DNA Genome is a Major Feat – but is […]

Network Review Summer 2009

Issue No: 100 Editorial: Network Review 100 not out – David Lorimer Articles Crisis as Opportunity: Seizing the Moment for a new Renaissance – Oliver Robinson, John Clarke, David Lorimer Sustainability for the Next 50 Generations – Henryk Skolimowski Why Us? Dualism Resurgent – James Le Fanu You are Brilliant and the Earth is Hiring – Paul […]