Holons: Turtles All the Way Up, Turtles All the Way Down

Originally published at: https://integrallife.com/holons-turtles-all-way-turtles-all-way-down/

Ken Wilber explores the idea of “Holons” — a word coined by Arthur Koestler to describe wholes that are simultaneously parts of other greater wholes (a whole atom is also part of a whole molecule, which is part of a whole cell, etc.)