Tag: Consciousness Explained
My family and I are off to see the musical Wicked tomorrow. Should be fun. It will be the closest to thing to a vacation I’ve gotten and will get for a while, methinks. The rest of this long blathery post will be yet some more thoughts I think I thought while reading Consciousness Explained [...]
I hope this blog isn’t becoming too self-conscious… aha… ahahaha… Ahem… On pages 39-40 of Daniel C. Dennett’s book Consciousness Explained, Dennett writes: Some people are convinced that we can’t [understand consciousness] in any case. Such defeatism, today, in the midst of a cornucopia of scientific advances ready to be exploited, strikes me as ludicrous, [...]
Posted: March 11th, 2010 under Music, Non-fiction books, Psychology, Stupid things.
Tags: Andrew Lloyd Webber, Consciousness Explained, Daniel C. Dennett, Leo Laporte, Love Never Dies, Phantom of the Opera
I’ve heard that later this month, Google’s Blogger will be discontinuing the FTP upload feature, which means my other two blogs, Stuff I Found and Book Quotes, will sadly have to come to an end. I could convert them to WordPress or move them to something.blogspot.com, but I think I will just kill them off, [...]
I’m reading a book from 1991 called Consciousness Explained by Daniel C. Dennett. (I’m not sure I’ll read the whole thing, as I have a habit of reading the first third or fourth of a book and then having my interests shift to other interesting-looking books.) These are just my thoughts / reactions to some [...]