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by dj57627688
Mon May 12, 2014 10:43 pm
Forum: Religion and the Bicameral Mind
Topic: Joseph Campbell's Interpretation of the Garden of Eden Myth
Replies: 2
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Re: Joseph Campbell's Interpretation of the Garden of Eden M

Yes, Joseph Campbell is fascinating. I think that the concept of Gods being our alter-egos is obviously nothing new and I'm sure Jaynes would have acknowledged same. I think one of the most illuminating observations, for me, from Campbell was that Christ is but one of a succession of Demi-Gods havin...
by dj57627688
Mon May 12, 2014 10:17 pm
Forum: The Mentality of Pre-Literate and Pre-Modern Peoples
Topic: Bicameral or Pre-Bicameral Peoples Today?
Replies: 2
Views: 11238

Re: Bicameral or Pre-Bicameral Peoples Today?

I would have thought that there are vestiges of bicamerality in various groups, especially those who exist in a tribal context, eg., those incapable of seeing the world otherwise than as directed by their priests – vis, Islam… It would be interesting to know if there have been studies in this re...