Category Archives: metacognition

Review: The Origin of Consciousness in the Breakdown of the Bicameral Mind

As you can see from his picture, Julian Jaynes was one intense-looking dude. And believe you me, as intense as that stare of his is, so are his ideas. “Bicameralism” is the term Jaynes coined for the concept which he

Review: The Origin of Consciousness in the Breakdown of the Bicameral Mind

As you can see from his picture, Julian Jaynes was one intense-looking dude. And believe you me, as intense as that stare of his is, so are his ideas. “Bicameralism” is the term Jaynes coined for the concept which he

Christopher Langan’s Cognitive Theoretic Model of the Universe

Cognitive Theoretic Model of the Universe This guy pretty much nailed what I’ve sort of been thinking about for years… though he’s done it more thoroughly and elegantly than I could probably ever do. The CTMU deals not only with specific

Christopher Langan’s Cognitive Theoretic Model of the Universe

Cognitive Theoretic Model of the Universe This guy pretty much nailed what I’ve sort of been thinking about for years… though he’s done it more thoroughly and elegantly than I could probably ever do. The CTMU deals not only with specific