Science & Spirituality

Arthur Zajonc endeavors to refine and clarify the relationship between these two classically antagonistic concepts. He inquires deeply into the roots of their theoretical frameworks, identifying their limitations, and pointing toward a capacity of mature insight which distinguishes without division.

    David Cayley hosts the program “Ideas” for the Canadian Broadcast Company. Here he interviews Arthur Zajonc on the contemporary significance of Goethe’s ideas on science, at the heart of which stands the conviction that the practice of close attention changes the human mind.