Societal dependence has killed the potential for individuality, ingrained within us from the beginning of time so much that it even lives within our dreams of the future.
Social Animal Social Soul (2008) Online
In the beginning, man developed from the apes, hunting and gathering in groups, dependent on each other for survival. Today, man has constructed an industrial machine to live in, each working on different parts day in and day out in order for the whole machine to run smoothly. In the afterlife, as is generally accepted, we will each be invited to a grand party in the sky with all of our loved ones. From the beginning until the end, mankind is dependent on social interaction, so much so that each sacrifices him or herself in order for the group. Social Animal Social Soul analyzes mankind's dependence on social interaction and satirically depicts the impossibility for the individual to survive within this system of conditioning. Our main character notices within his reflection that he is no different than his peers, first within a tribal setting. With this revelation he attempts to change when discovering the civilized world. He is immediately tossed into the workforce and soon realizes...
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