The Effects of Left Brain Dominance in Western Society

Here’s a good description of what happens when the left side of the brain becomes the dominant force in a society.    

The Subtle “Flow” in Music Revealed

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It was 1967 when I first became aware of the subtle “flow” in music.  I was a music student then, studying music and music composition with noted author, theoretician, and composer Hugo Norden[1] at Boston University’s School of Fine and Applied Arts.  

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The Division of the Brain – Elephant in the Room for Neuroscience

Dr. McGilchrist describes current thinking on left/right brain hemisphere laterality. Dr. McGilchrist suggests to us that historically, western culture achieved a balanced hemisphere state during several periods; the Augustan period in the 6th century B.C., and in Europe during the 15th and 16 century.