Truth. No longer useful?

Irvine, Charlie (2021) Truth. No longer useful? Wolters Kluwer, Alphen aan den Rijn, Netherlands. (

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I started mediating in my early 30s, surely old enough to know the difference between truth and fiction. Yet after a couple of years I began to say, first to myself then to my friends, that the concept of truth was ‘no longer useful’ in my work. What did I mean and how did I get there?


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