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by keeponrunning72689
Wed Mar 18, 2009 3:46 pm
Forum: Religion and the Bicameral Mind
Topic: Are There Any Christians Here?
Replies: 13
Views: 32863

Re: Are There Any Christians Here?

RE: Moses hallucinating. This was proposed not too long ago by Professor Benny Shannon at Hebrew University of Jerusalem. He suggested hallucinogens were involved, but those familiar with Jaynes's bicameral mind theory of course know this would not be necessary. If you are interested in exploring t...
by keeponrunning72689
Wed Mar 04, 2009 7:44 pm
Forum: Religion and the Bicameral Mind
Topic: Are There Any Christians Here?
Replies: 13
Views: 32863

Re:

At the complete other end of the spectrum, many feel Jaynes's theory offers a psychological explanation for religion, as a sub topic to the main discussion of the origin of consciousness, i.e. the gods are the psychological invention of man in response to auditory hallucinations. - Moderator Hey, I...
by keeponrunning72689
Wed Mar 04, 2009 7:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Welcome / Introductions
Replies: 29
Views: 57592

Re: Welcome / Introductions

Hey everyone, I'm finally glad to say that I am a member of the Julian Jaynes Society. I have actually just recently picked up The Origin Of Consciousness again after some hiatus from reading it and hope to finish it in time to begin some excellent discussion covering the entire book. Once I post so...