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What does it mean to be globally aware and why is it important?

In one of of the school programs I attended to last year, I was asked what it means to be globally aware and its importance. The question seemed to be quite easy, but I could not come up with a great answer. Trying to think of the best examples of being globally aware, I was lost.

TED is one of the most global communities out there and I believe it can help me understand the meaning and importance of global awareness.

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  • Jul 28 2013: Il filosofo tedesco I.Kant ha mostrato che il CONDIZIONATO -l'individuo sensibile empirico- non può avere la conoscenza, valida intellettualmente, dell'INCONDIZIONATO, ossia l'insieme di tutte le condizioni, che va solo postulato dalla ragione. Dunque come è possibile averne consapevolezza a livello globale?
    D'altra parte, il linguista italiano S.Ceccato ha provato che la consapevolezza, cioè il pensiero che ritorna sul pensiero, è un compito alla portata di ciascun individuo. S i tratta della estensione consapevole del cosiddetto spirito di osservazione applicato allo studio di ciò che facciamo con la nostra testa, per mezzo del metodo descrittivo-sperimentale che va associato all'italiano Galileo Galilei. Pensare globalmente, agire localmente secondo consapevolezza e responsabilità, malgrado i cigni neri e il 'butterfly effect' (Pensare è facile, essendo una spontaneità biologica, difficile è sapere come si fa!).Grazie della Vostra attenzione.
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      Jul 30 2013: I so wanna comprehend this! so many familiar words yet meaning is just out of reach.
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        Jul 30 2013: The German philosopher I.Kant showed that the empirical-CONDITIONED-sensitive l'individuo may not have the knowledge, valid intellectually, of the unconditioned, that is, the set of all conditions, which is only postulated by reason. So as you can have global awareness?
        On the other hand, the Italian linguist S.Ceccato has proven that awareness, that is the thought that returns to the thought, is a task within the reach of every individual. T his is aware of the extension of the so-called powers of observation applied to the study of what we do with our head, by means of descriptive and experimental method that should be assigned to Italian Galileo Galilei. Think globally, act locally according to awareness and responsibility, in spite of the swans blacks and the 'butterfly effect' (Thinking is easy, being a biological spontaneity, it is difficult to know how to do it!). Thank you for your attention.

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