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Prior acclaim for Jeremy Griffith’s treatise

 

 

‘Frankly, I am ‘blown away’ as the saying goes…
The ground-breaking significance of this work is tremendous.’

 

DR PATRICIA GLAZEBROOK, Professor and Chair of Philosophy, Dalhousie University

(Response to ‘The Human Condition Documentary Proposal’, 2004)

 

‘It might help bring about a paradigm shift in the self-image of humanity –
an outcome that in the past only the great world religions have achieved.’

 

DR MIHALY CSIKSZENTMIHALYI,
Professor of Psychology, Claremont Graduate University

(Response to ‘The Human Condition Documentary Proposal’, 2004)

 

‘I am simply overwhelmed…I find it astonishing and impressive.’

 

JOSEPH CHILTON PEARCE, American author of ‘Magical Child’

(Response to ‘The Human Condition Documentary Proposal’, 2004)

 

‘Could you please send me an extra copy of your book?
[Mine] is on loan because it was so appreciated.’

 

SIR LAURENS VAN DER POST, pre-eminent philosopher and author

(Response to ‘Free: The End of the Human Condition’, 1988)

 

‘a superb book…[that] brings out the truth of a new and
wider frontier for humankind, a forward view of a world of
humans no longer in naked competition amongst ourselves.’

 

DR JOHN MORTON, Professor of Zoology, University of Auckland

(Response to ‘A Species In Denial’, 2003)

 

‘The proposal is indeed impressive.’

 

DR ROGER LEWIN, prize-winning British science writer and author

(Response to ‘The Human Condition Documentary Proposal’, 2004)

 

‘I have never heard of anything comparable before.’

 

DR FRIEDEMANN SCHRENK, Professor of Paleobiology, Goethe University Frankfurt

(Response to ‘The Human Condition Documentary Proposal’, 2004)

 

‘This is a most amazing project. It is strongly
interdisciplinary, visionary and forward-looking.’

 

DR MARC BEKOFF, Professor of Organismic Biology, University of Colorado

(Response to ‘The Human Condition Documentary Proposal’, 2004)

 

‘[Professor Hawking] is most interested in your impressive proposal.’

 

DR STEPHEN HAWKING, world-leading physicist, University of Cambridge

(Response to ‘The Human Condition Documentary Proposal’, 2004)

 

‘I consider the book to be the work of a prophet
and I expect the author to become recognised as a saint.’

 

DR RONALD STRAHAN, former director of Sydney’s Taronga Park Zoo

(Response to ‘Free: The End of the Human Condition’, 1988)

 

‘[Griffith] gives us a genuinely original and inspiring way
of understanding ourselves and our place in the universe.’

 

DR CHARLES BIRCH, Templeton Prize winner and Professor of Biology, University of Sydney

(Response to ‘Beyond The Human Condition’, 1991)

 

‘Was Jeremy Griffith struck by lightning on the road to Damascus. Such was my
cynicism. Then whack! Wham! I was increasingly impressed and then converted by
his erudite explanation for society’s competitive and self-destructive behaviour.’

 

MACUSHLA O’LOAN, ‘Executive Woman’s Report’ magazine, Australia

(Response to ‘Free: The End of the Human Condition’, 1988)

 

‘I believe you are on to getting answers to much that
has puzzled and bewildered humanity for a long time.’

 

DR IAN PLAYER, South African conservationist, naturalist and philosopher

(Response to ‘A Species In Denial’, 2003)

 

‘The insights and ideas are fascinating and pertinent
and must be developed and disseminated.’

 

DR GEORGE SCHALLER, American zoologist and author

(Response to ‘The Human Condition Documentary Proposal’, 2004)

 

‘A breakthrough in understanding the human condition.’

 

DR JOHN CHAMPNESS, Australian psychologist and educator

(Response to ‘A Species In Denial’, 2003)

 

‘very impressive. I particularly enjoyed the primatology section.’

 

DR STEPHEN OPPENHEIMER, Oxford University geneticist and author of ‘Out of Eden’

(Response to ‘The Human Condition Documentary Proposal’, 2004)

 

‘Questions of the size you raise tend to stagger me (as they do
most people) into silence…What you’re doing is admirable.’

 

IAN FRAZIER, bestselling American author of ‘Great Plains’ and ‘Travels in Siberia’

(Response to ‘The Human Condition Documentary Proposal’, 2004)