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1. Tyson Yunkaporta, Sand Talk, Melbourne: Text Publishing, 2019, Pg. 3.

2. The words of Carl Rogers from the the documentary film Journey Into The Self, Produced by Bill Mcgaw, 1968.

3. Waldo Noesta, Emergence of the Contemplative Shaman- Part One,, 23/3/2017.

4. Miller McPherson, Lynn Smith-Lovin and Matthew E. Brashears American Sociological Review Vol. 71, No. 3, June 2006, Pg. 353-375.

5. WRVS Report, Loneliness Amongst Older People & The Impact Of Family Connections, Cardiff, 2012.

6. Mental Health Foundation Report, The Lonely Society?, London, 2010.

7. National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, Social Isolation and Loneliness in Older Adults: Opportunities for the Health Care System. Washington, DC, 2020.

8. Norimitsu Onishi, A Generation in Japan Faces a Lonely Death, New York Times, 30/11/2017.

9. Johnathon Cott, The Cosmos: An Interview With Carl Sagan, Rolling Stone Magazine, 25/121980.

10. BBC Future, Are We On The Road To Civilisation Collapse?,, 2019.

11. Ronald Wright, Civilization Is A Pyramid Scheme by Ronald Wright, Globe And Mail, 2000.

12. Jared Diamond, Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Survive, Penguin Books, 2011, Pg. 509.

13. Jeremy Lent, Our Actions Create The Future: A Response To Jem Bendell,, 15/3/2019.

14. George Monbiot, Out Of The Wreckage, Verso, 2017, Pg. 1.

15. Presentation by Terence McKenna, Culture & Ideology Are Not Your Friends, Presented at the Whole Life Expo, Denver, April 1999.

16. Noam Chomsky, Profit Over People, Seven Stories Press: New York, 1999.

17. Douglas Keay, Aids, Education & The Year 2000 (An interview with Margeret Thatcher), Women's Own Magazine, 1987.

18. Presentation by Yannis Varoufakis, Live at Politics & Prose Talk, New York, 5/10/18.

19. Primo Levi, The Black Hole Of Auschwitz, Chapter 12, Cambridge, Polity Press, 2002.

20. Interview with Frank Zappa, Keyboard Magazine, San Bruno, California, 1987.

21. John Perkins, Confessions Of An Economic Hitman, Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Oakland California, 2004.

22. Monika A Bauer, James E B Wilkie, Jung K Kim, Galen V Bodenhausen, Cuing consumerism: situational materialism undermines personal and social well-being, Psychological Sciences Journal, 2012,

23. Alnoor Ladha & Martin Kirk, Capitalism Is Just A Story And Other Dangerous Thoughts, Part 1,, 3/19/2015.

24. Michael Catalano, The Prospect of Designer Babies: Is it Inevitable?, PIT Journal, Cycle 3, 2012.

25. Speech, Richard Flanagan: 'Will you stand with me, will you go to jail with me', Adani mine rally, 5 May 2019, Canberra, Australia

26. Original source unknown, though widely attributed to the anthropologist Margeret Mead.

27. See Hanzi Frienachts model of Effective Value Memes in the Listening Society for an explanation of one approach to identifying these different levels of cultural code.

28. M. Scott Peck, The Different Drum: Community Making and Peace, Simon and Schuster, 2010, Pg. 59.

29. Television interview of Noam Chomsky by Bill Moyer on the show A World Of Ideas, PBS, 1988.

30. Hanzi Frienacht, The Listening Society, Chapter 2 Crisis Revolution - Hackers, Hipsters & Hippies, MetaModerna ApS, 2017.

31.M. Scott Peck, The Different Drum: Community Making and Peace, Simon and Schuster, 2010, Pg. 165.

32. Bruce Parry,

33. Brian Duffy, How Burning Man and Festival Culture Make Change Personal,, 3/9/2014.

34. L. Steven Sieden, A Fuller View - Buckminster Fuller´s Vision of Hope and Abundance For All, Divine Arts Media, 2011, Pg. 358.

35. Bessel Van Der Kolk, The Body Keeps The Score, Penguin Books, 2014.

36. Hanzi Freinacht, The Painful Dance Between (In)dividuation and Differentiation,, 21/2/2020.

37. Dieter Duhm, Terra Nova: Global Revolution & The Healing Of Love, Verlag Meiga, 2015.

38. Charles Tebbet’s Parts Process & Carl Jung’s theory of Archetypes are two examples of such psychological models.

39. Anyone experiencing persistent mental health issues should be encouraged to seek out the assistance of a trained mental health practitioner.

40. Richard D. Bartlett,, 2018-2020.

41. M. Scott Peck, The Different Drum: Community Making and Peace, Simon and Schuster, 2010, Pg. 165.

42. Robin Dunbar, How Many Friends Does One Person Need, Harvard University Press, 2011.

43. Anthony Charuvastra & Marylene Cloitre, Social Bonds and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Annual Review of Psychology, Vol. 59, Pg. 301-328, Jan 2008.

44. Paul Hawken's Commencement Address to the Class of 2009, University Of Portland, 3/5/2009.

45. Richard D. Bartlett, How To Weave Social Fabric, 3 Essential Pillars For a New Mutual Aid Community,, 22/1/2020.

46. Hanzi Freinacht, Nordic Ideology, Metamoderna ApS, 2019, Kindle location 1908.

47. Hanzi Freinacht, Nordic Ideology, Metamoderna ApS, 2019, Kindle location 2815.

48. Elaine Aron, The Highly Sensitive Person, Broadway Book, 1997.



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