Search found 10 matches

by jamesadrian
Fri Jul 31, 2020 2:09 pm
Forum: Schizophrenia
Topic: Quality of Audio Hallucinations
Replies: 3
Views: 3938

Re: Quality of Audio Hallucinations

Moderator,

Thank you for this reply.

This might be of interest to care takers. Perhaps experiments could be done.


Jim Adrian
by jamesadrian
Sat Jan 04, 2020 3:56 pm
Forum: The Nature of Consciousness: Its Features and Modes
Topic: Cognition
Replies: 0
Views: 2691

Cognition

When I signed in, I first searched for the term cognition. I found nothing. I googled the term and got this: ------------------------------- The mental action or process of acquiring knowledge and understanding through thought, experience, and the senses. Similar meanings include perception, discern...
by jamesadrian
Sat Dec 28, 2019 6:19 pm
Forum: The Bicameral Mind: Breakdown, Neurological Model, Evolution, etc.
Topic: Bicameral Laughter
Replies: 1
Views: 3545

Bicameral Laughter

Did early bicameral people laugh?

Thank you for your help.


Jim Adrian
by jamesadrian
Tue Dec 24, 2019 5:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Recent Experiment Explanations
Replies: 2
Views: 1532

Re: Recent Experiment Explanations

I just found a kindle version of the Jansian 2009 "New Evidence for Jaynes's Neurological Model: A Research Update."

Where do I find the non-electronic printed book?

Thank you for your help.


Jim Adrian
by jamesadrian
Tue Dec 24, 2019 4:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Recent Experiment Explanations
Replies: 2
Views: 1532

Recent Experiment Explanations

I am looking for experiments done or explained in a recent book. Does anybody have a recommendation?

Thank you for your help.

Jim Adrian
by jamesadrian
Wed Aug 07, 2019 9:25 am
Forum: The Nature of Consciousness: Its Features and Modes
Topic: Visual Thinking
Replies: 3
Views: 3871

Re: Visual Thinking

Moderator,

Thank you for this very clarifying answer.

Jim Adrian
by jamesadrian
Sun Aug 04, 2019 1:34 pm
Forum: The Nature of Consciousness: Its Features and Modes
Topic: Visual Thinking
Replies: 3
Views: 3871

Visual Thinking

It seems that the kind of mind space we now have is geometric and was developed as a result of the development of language. I would like to understand how this relates to visual thinking. From at least the age of five, and thought my adult life, I have routinely done what I regard as visual thinking...
by jamesadrian
Sun Jul 28, 2019 3:59 pm
Forum: The Nature of Consciousness: Its Features and Modes
Topic: The metaphor "me"
Replies: 3
Views: 2928

Re: The metaphor "me"

I noticed that there are 586 views but no reply. Maybe if I elaborate a bit on my thinking there will be something to talk about. I sometimes use the word "me" to indicate who I am referring to. In the question "Is the document intended for Jane, or Robert, or me?" I do not see the word as a metapho...
by jamesadrian
Tue Jul 23, 2019 9:42 am
Forum: The Nature of Consciousness: Its Features and Modes
Topic: The metaphor "me"
Replies: 3
Views: 2928

The metaphor "me"

I don't yet see how the word "me" is a metaphor.

Does anybody have a complete explanation?

Thank you for your help.

Jim Adrian
by jamesadrian
Thu Jul 11, 2019 5:21 pm
Forum: Hypnosis, Possession, and Altered States of Consciousness
Topic: Induction
Replies: 1
Views: 6710

Induction

On page 324 of the book by Julian Jaynes, there is a discussion about the consciousness training of oracles: The collective cognitive imperative, or belief system, a culturally agreed-on expectancy or prescription which defines the particular form of a phenomenon and the roles to be acted out within...