Brain-Mind: Know Thyself!

RoyBoy aphycho at usa.net
Sun Jun 24 22:12:03 EST 2001

Damn boyee.  Your a smooth operator.

Heh. Indeed. Also, three quotes from the snipped text:

"  Your mind starts out as tabula rasa, "a clean slate."

Classical Empiricism. Such is unproven.
Actually, there are many phenomena which strongly suggest
such is not so.
On the 'front end' stands the fact that there are many
determinate mental processes.
'Further along' in logical refutation is the fact that mind readily
envisions events/existences _not_ derivable from environment,
and in fact requires dissociation from environment to sustain.
Such as Empiricism.

" The brain is organized physically, but the mind is organized
logically. "

There are logical processes, presented by 'mind.'
Such does not satisfy claims of organizational *essence* for mind--
-- not if _logical_ argumentation is utilized.

    " Who can say  which is the agent -- the cosmos organizing
 or mind organizing the cosmos?

The Anthropic principle.
Neglected in the previously cited *a priori* assertion(s).


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