Old Non-Fiction: Hellen Keller and Viktor Frankl

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Old Non-Fiction: Hellen Keller and Viktor Frankl

Post by martinem » Mon Feb 14, 2011 2:04 pm

Helen Keller: "The Story of My Life" and Viktor Frankl: "Man's Search for Meaning." These old books describes the creation and destruction of introspective thought, respectively.

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Post by Moderator » Wed Feb 16, 2011 3:24 pm

Yes both good suggestions.

For those who have not read them, Helen Keller's books speak directly to the issue of the importance of language for consciousness.

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