Journal of Futures Studies

All-Embracing (Triune) Medicine of the Individual's Health: A Biocosmological Perspective

by Konstantin S. Khroutski

ABSTRACT

Modern biomedicine focuses on a limited concept of etiology, namely that illness has a cause or set of causes based on our physical condition and environment. This notion of etiology does not include all of the causes, particularly the intentional purposeful driving forces – what Aristotle would call the final cause; but it focuses on the formal, efficient, material causes. Modern biomedicine actually needs a universal theory that could explain the personal evolution of each individual. A new cosmology is needed to supersede the current “scientific method”, – we need a Biocosmology1 that recognizes that all Earth’s processes, including personal and collective evolutionary processes are naturally the product of, and the inseparable integrated part of the one whole Cosmic evolution.(continue…)

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Journal of Futures Studies

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ISSN 1027-6084