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by rnonemaker
Mon Apr 30, 2012 7:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: References to Julian Jaynes by other Authors
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Re: References to Julian Jaynes by other Authors

Thank you for your insight and additional references. I do have Dawkins "The God Delusion" on my "to read" pile. Will look into others. And thanks for the Facebook note; I'll do that.
by rnonemaker
Mon Apr 30, 2012 2:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: References to Julian Jaynes by other Authors
Replies: 7
Views: 16029

References to Julian Jaynes by other Authors

I am continuously amazed at the lack of recognition given to Julian Jaynes and his theories by other scientists writing about the mind. Two come to mind. Michael Gazzaniga in "Who's in Charge: Free Will and the Science of the Brain” quotes a definition of consciousness by Stuart Sutherland in "The...
by rnonemaker
Sun May 03, 2009 12:54 pm
Forum: Mind from 9000 B.C. to 1000 A.D.: Analysis of Classic Literature, Linguistics, and Ancient Civilizations
Topic: Socrates vs. Aristotle - Which One Was Bicameral?
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Socrates vs. Aristotle - Which One Was Bicameral?

I am reading "The Trial of Socrates" by I. F. Stone and find it interesting that Socrates' views are so similar to bicameral man's and that at the same time (400 BC) many other philosophers had views that are similar to post-bicameral man. At the end of chapter 3 Stone states, "So we conclude our fi...