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    Am I a One Dimensional Person

    A Journey in Self-Reflection My Dictionary tells me that to be one-dimensional means that I am without depth and am shallow.   Here is another definition I found on Quora: “To be one dimensional you would dismiss any and all beliefs that do not fit into your tiny box” (Jess How July 2018). These definitions reflect the views of famous social and critical theorist Herbert Marcuse whose famous book ‘One dimensional Man’ proposed the theory that: ‘The function of one-dimensional thinking is to produce a one-dimensional society by whittling down critical, two-dimensional consciousness’ (Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy). I know I’m getting a bit deep here and this post is not…