Number and MeaningwithArthur M. Young (1905 – 1995)

Books Mentioned In This Interview

arthur m young the reflexive universe

This video is a special release from the original Thinking Allowed series that ran on public television from 1986 until 2002. It was recorded in about 1989. 

Numbers are more than abstract representations of quantity, but also have a qualitative dimension. Philosopher and inventor Arthur M. Young, author of The Geometry of Meaning and The Reflexive Universe has developed a “theory of process” which integrates science with ancient teachings. He discusses the descent of spirit into matter — and the ascent back to spirit –through four levels which correspond to point, line, plane, solid; fire, water, air, earth–and other classic fourfold patterns.

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Published on August 20, 2022


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