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Confronting the questions on which our future depends.
Charles Johnston MD
Death represents life’s ultimate limit—and also, too, its ultimate teacher of wisdom. A needed new maturity in how we relate to death has radical implications for the future.
Not only does love today demand new human capacities, it is coming to have a whole new meaning.
Avoiding nuclear catastrophe and the possibility of functional government will require an essential “growing up” in how we understand and relate.
Effective moral decision-making in times ahead will require capacities new to us as a species. Here is a primer.
When we look at the most important questions ahead for the species, we discover that successfully addressing any of them will require skills and capacities new to us as a species.
The most important questions as we look to the future are explicitly human questions. Here are a snapshots of a few of the most critical.
Do you lose hope when you think about the future? The concept of Cultural Maturity addresses the essential "growing up" on which our future depends.
Charles M. Johnston, MD, is a psychiatrist, writer, and futurist. He is the author of numerous books and articles on the future and how we can best prepare to meet it.