In late March 2023, Sam Harris and I had a 90-minute online meeting exploring a range of issues of mutual interest. Title. The Whole of Life. Content below includes a brief bio of Sam, outline of meeting, quotes from listeners and edited message. …
Part One. The Limits of Science (See earlier blog. Go to Search in top right-hand side of page)
PART TWO: A CRITIQUE OF THE LIMITS OF CONSCIOUSNESS …
PART ONE: A CRITIQUE OF THE SCIENTIFIC VIEW OF REALITY
This critique falls into two parts. The Limits of Science. The Limits of Consciousness. Foot of the page has a link to Part Two in the subsequent blog.
In this article, I draw upon decades of experience of consciousness and its inter-action with the rest of the mind, the body and past/ present/ future. Mindfulness, depths of meditation, reflection and more continue to contribute to my understanding of the dynamic of consciousness. …
(Essay 2. From Neuroscience to Neuro-Consciousness. See next blog)
Headings for Essay 1.
- Movements in the Brain
- A Clean Start to Life?
- Are We Like a Computer?
- The God Gene
- The Brain and Love
- Tracing Neural Activity
- The Offshoots of Neuroscience
- Determinism or Freewill
- Consequences of Flaws in Science
Capitalism expresses a shorthand for wealthy and powerful capitalists engaged in the relentless pursuit of profit and power): …