Velikovsky’s List of 40 Domain Problems in Screenwriting (or: Consilient PhDs I’d Like To See)
On reductionism and determinism and expansionism and indeterminism.
A filmed PowerPoint presentation of a paper: “Weapons of Mass Instruction: Memetic Engineering and Directed Biocultural Evolution” (40 mins) given by JT Velikovsky at the `Initiating Change by Design’ Symposium, at University of Western Sydney in 2014.
Quote from `On The Origin of Species By Means of Natural Selection’ by Charles Darwin (1859).
Key concepts in Systems Theory & Cybernetics – and: Biological and Cultural Evolution as systems
The film that is scientific and empirical proof (ie. using The Scientific Method) of the StoryAlity™ Story/Screenplay/Film Guidelines, and of StoryAlity™ Theory itself, is: THE DEVIL INSIDE (2012).
There has been extensive research published on whether film critics affect the success (on box-office or otherwise) of a film. There Continue reading
On The StoryAlityTM Probability Calculus – and the Principle of Induction So – with regard to developing scientific theories (say, of Screenwriting), Continue reading