Recommendations

Books that inspire our work

in no particular order…

The Nordic Secret – by Nordic Bildung president Lene Rachel Andersen; about the concept of Bildung, how it was popularized in the Nordics as folk-Bildung, and how that turned our region prosperous and happy.

The World We Create – by Nordic Bildung co-founder Tomas Björkman; big history and an exploration of how humanity can take charge of our own fate.

The World We Create – by Nordic Bildung co-founder Tomas Björkman; big history and an exploration of how humanity can take charge of our own fate.

Surveillance Capitalism – Shoshana Zuboff’s book is fantastic; a must read!

Playing the Future – Douglas Rushkoff is a genius! In this book he proves it.

Team Human – another brilliant book by Douglas Rushkoff about the future. A must read!

Linked – by Albert-Laszlo Barabasi; a classic by now. Explains the structures in almost everything, from nature and the global economy to who kissed whom in high school.

Chaos – by James Gleick. A wonderful introduction to chaos theory.

The Spell of the Sensuous – by David Abram. A thought provoking take on human meaning making: how our spirituality connects us to the outer world.

The Home We Build Together – by Sir Jonathan Sacks. The former Chief Rabbi of the UK and Commonwealth presents a profound take on what it means to create and maintain a society.

Articles that inspire our work

in no particular order…

The 21st Century Singularity and its Big History Implications: A re-analysis – by Andrey Korotayev

https://www.academia.edu/36810724/The_21st_Century_Singularity_and_its_Big_History_Implications_A_re-analysis