What is DIAPRAX?
Dialectic: Using dialogue as a means to resolve conflicting positions. Synthesizing a thesis with its obverse, or antithesis. Thesis + Antithesis= Synthesis. (A + non-A= A.)
Praxis: To practice the experience of speculating, conjecturing, theorizing, etc.
Diaprax: The dialectic driving for unity through the "controlled" use of cognitive dissonance, within the environment of social praxis. To praxis the dialectic.
4 A Closer Look: On Monday, March 13, 2006 Radio talk show host Michael Corbin interviewed Dean Gotcher about a concept called Diaprax. Listen to the show => Online.
Dean Gotcher is the Founder and Director of the Institution on Authority Research. He is also the author of an excellent essay titled, Dialectic & Praxis: Diaprax and the End of the Ages ~ A must read for all inquiring minds!