Beige (Instinctive/Survivalistic Meme)

…Audio descriptions of the eight (so far) stages of the Spiral Dynamics model.  Click on the Play button below to listen to a description of the first stage, the Beige (Instinctive/Survivalistic) Meme…

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Jon was speaking to Whole Life Whole World Founder, James Blacker.

 

Beige – Instinctive/Survivalistic Meme – starting 100,000 years ago

Basic theme: Do what you must just to stay alive

  • Uses instincts and habits just to survive
  • Distinct self is barely awakened or sustained
  • Food, water, warmth, sex, and safety have priortity
  • Forms into survival bands to perpetuate life
  • Lives “off the land” much as other animals