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...There is a ghost which has really hunted throughout the history of the European industrial revolution. In particular it has hunted the Western sciences throughout their existence. This ghost lives in its singular performance, defies all rules and laughs at reality. It escapes every trick of Western science, it painfully deduces reductionism and it established the needle in the eye of the Western scientist, his blind spot, her gender and its biology. Our ghost then, plays magic, it is of an incomparable genius, originality. It never reveals itself to more than one person at a time, yet it's nature is absolutely social and its existence is therefore highly disputable...
Drs Mariska Stevens is a Cultural Anthropologist, specialized in ethno-psychology. She challenges the Western perception of science in its denial of the lived experiences of individuals.
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