It is perverse to use the Level-function in a way that blocks its proper use. Because we exist within social groups, harm to oneself spills over into harm to others and vice versa.
RL7: → Destructiveness
Destructiveness is used to defeat your own endeavours, and cause harm to yourself and others.
Nihilism is a that negates the reality of human values and purposes.
Blather (syn. twaddle, drivel, jabber, waffle, yammer, witter) refers to and using language in a way that fails to communicate and blocks communication.
Addiction is a self-consumingthat blocks essential self-protective and self-developing experiences e.g. via alcohol, drugs, sex, gambling, internet games, work, shopping.
Disruption is a type of that spoils the status quo while preventing sensible and desirable change.
Scepticism is uncontrolled i.e. scepticism as a belief system, as distinct from being judiciously sceptical which is essential for serious inquiry. that undermines the inquirer &/or inquiry methods &/or the object of inquiry so that it interferes with the practical, sensible development of knowledge.
Violence is uncontrolled whose presence destroys the possibility of constructive and effective action.
It is perverse to generate harm that eventually comes back to harm the originator. Even where direct harm to others is not obvious, these harmful practices interfere with friendships, networks and communities.
Negativity is an assault on the of others. It may be due to experiences like envy or jealousy. If unprovoked, it can be an expression of aggression stemming from depression.
Irresponsibility is about not taking seriously that you have agreed to or can be expected to hold.
Cynicism is aiming to chill the soul and dishearten the effort. It expresses a general distrust of anything good others may say including any positive meaning ascribable to what they do.
Sociopaths (syn. psychopaths) have no notion of what others feel and lack feelings themselves, especially experiences like guilt, remorse, and shame that guide social behaviour. They can therefore ruthlessly cheat, harm, destroy or kill without losing their sleep.
Power-lust commonly reflects an egocentric determination that the environment should to fit the person, not the other way around.
Closed-mindedness is a state of refusing to inquire or to even consider the results of that might be relevant to an issue of concern to yourself or others.
Coercion is deliberate taken to force others to against their will (i.e. ) .
Originally posted : 06-Jul-2011