Volume 18 · Number 1 · Pages 131–134
Using Social Media to Take Maturana’s Biology of Cognition Into the Mainstream

Philip Baron

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Open peer commentary on the article “In Maturana’s Wake: The Biology of Cognition’s Legacy and its Prospects” by Randall Whitaker. Abstract: Influential texts are often long, complicated, dense, and difficult to read. While these texts have their place, it seems they are not utilized by the masses as frequently as content that is shorter, easier to understand, practical, and in a format that is more interactive. A proposal is made for practical applications of Maturana’s research to be presented in short videos to improve the understandability of his ideas while also increasing its popularity and value.


Baron P. (2022) Using social media to take Maturana’s biology of cognition into the mainstream. Constructivist Foundations 18(1): 131–134. https://constructivist.info/18/1/131

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