|Posted by Stephanie Lynne Thorburn on April 28, 2011 at 6:52 AM|
A Treatise on Human Progress.
I am currently working on a paper comprising a treatise on human progress in light of many topical postmodern debates. The working title of this discourse will be:
‘Transformative Studies and Human Progress- The Political Philosophies of the Space Renaissance’
By Stephanie Lynne Thorburn.
Below is an excerpt from the corpus of the text, evoking some of the key themes of the paper in context of recent social/ political issues and the contemporary environmental crisis. This section of text is positioned after a synoptic overview comprising some contextual issues and economic reflections on the state of the space economy. The function of this draft is to share insight into the process and construction of my postgraduate transformative studies research project; the text is an integral component of my analytical section: -