Apr 3, 2020 • 35M

1: Introduction, To Have or To Be and the COVID-19 Global Crisis

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The Rethinking Humanity Podcast dives into social philosopher Eric Fromm’s writings on society and culture from the 1950s and reveals their relevance to the current day. It connects modern writers and thinkers ideas to those of Fromm.
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In this premiere episode of Rethinking Humanity, we use text from Erich Fromm's book To Have or To Be as the springboard for our discussion.  We also talk about the COVID-19 global crisis, the ways it has affected our routines, and some silly things we've noticed about how our lives have changed as a result.  *Parental Warning - Some adult language is used in this episode* Books Mentioned:  To Have or To Be, Erich Fromm, 1975.   Tribe, Sebastian Junger, 2016.    Island, Aldous Huxley, 1962.   The Sane Society, Erich Fromm, 1955. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/rethinkinghumanity/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/rethinkinghumanity/support