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by bugsenior
Sat Feb 17, 2007 3:05 pm
Forum: Book Discussion: Origin of Consciousness; Gods, Voices, and the Bicameral Mind; The Julian Jaynes Collection; Reflections on the Dawn of Consciousness
Topic: Random Thoughts on "Reflections"
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Random Thoughts on "Reflections"

Random thoughts on Reflections on the Dawn of Consciousness I’ve just finished Reflections and find it of uniformly high quality. Some months ago, when first having read Jaynes’s book, I was intrigued by the originality and coherence of his theory. I wasn’t prepared to accept it as more than a...
by bugsenior
Tue Dec 26, 2006 3:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Member, Neurologist
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New Member, Neurologist

I am a neurologist, recently retired after 30 years of clinical practice and teaching. Despite my interest in cognition and memory, Jaynes' work was unknown to me. He is accorded 1 1/2 pages of mention in Richard Dawkin's book The God Delusion . Dawkins is a fine evolutionary biologist, but like man...