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by Uncle Bob
Fri Mar 30, 2007 3:46 pm
Forum: Schizophrenia
Topic: An Evolutionary Theory of Schizophrenia
Replies: 1
Views: 12294

here's another link

From a reply in another forum, here is the link http://www.amazon.com/Madness-Adam-Eve-David-Horrobin/dp/0593046498/ to a book on the same topic: The Madness of Adam & Eve: How Schizophrenia Shaped Humanity by David Horrobin. Also a link to a review: http://www.positivehealth.com/Reviews/books/horro...
by Uncle Bob
Wed Mar 28, 2007 9:17 pm
Forum: Schizophrenia
Topic: An Evolutionary Theory of Schizophrenia
Replies: 1
Views: 12294

An Evolutionary Theory of Schizophrenia

After finishing Prof. Jaynes book, I Googled "evolutionary theory of schizophrenia" and found this... It's about 5 years old. I haven't read it all:

http://www.bbsonline.org/documents/a/00 ... jburns.htm
by Uncle Bob
Thu Mar 22, 2007 9:23 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How to Explain Jaynes to Your Mother-in-Law
Replies: 9
Views: 20032

I fully concur... The main reason I went back to Jaynes book is because Dawkins put it down... not to mention Scott Atran's, In Gods We Trust , simply because Dawkins and Harris disagreed with him during the http://beyondbelief2006.org/Watch/ Beyond Belief Conference last November. Just imagine Jayn...
by Uncle Bob
Tue Mar 20, 2007 10:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How to Explain Jaynes to Your Mother-in-Law
Replies: 9
Views: 20032

As a first time poster here, First I'd like to thank you for this forum and secondly, I'm glad I read Dawkins' The God Delusion , because he mentions Jaynes in the last chapters which reminded me about the book. I had heard about Jaynes, way back when I was in college, but never read it. and I'm cur...