Howard (not Harold) Bloom is an atheist, and his book is an exercise in the naturalistic fallacy, but one can interpret the sentence on page 127 theologically: 'She tests us with crashes to discover who is the greatest social structure maker.'
He shows fission/fusion, exploration/digestion, exploration/consolidation, decentralization/centralization n many forms, from physic to economics.
'The Genius of the Beast; A Radical Re-Vision of Capitalism'
It's worth reading, especially if one remembers that all Creation bears the marks of The Creator, as some can distinguish the compositions of Bach from those of Steve Allen.
The above statement remind me of someone who said, 'You can't beat something with nothing'.
Love in King Jesus,
Charlie 'TSOCHI' Hartman