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On Minds' Localization

Crocco, Prof M (2004) On Minds' Localization.

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Abstract

A confluence of clues from a range of academic topics suggests that minds localization in nature consists of relativistically moving microphysical particles, whose motion is physiologically modulated. Here those clues are shown to imply that the localization of the operations of observers (minds or existentialities) in nature are the actions carriers of a force field, which action carriers are slightly slowed from near-c speed motion by electroneurobiological variations in brain physiology – thus gating through relativistic time dilation the observer’s time resolution and putting her or him in operative connection or disconnection with the cerebral representation of the surrounding occurrences. In this scenario, minds as well as sensory knowledge acquire a precise definition and appear situated in a particular point of causal sequences. Summary in general terms: Why were minds selected to turn accidents into opportunities, i. e., to progress toward biological goals through appropriate steps for which the instructions are nonetheless undefinable? Minds appear situated in certain force-carrying particles whose speed sets wakefulness or sleep. Through this force, observable by its influence on the evolutionary process, minds and bodies interact. Physical actions impinging on a mind generate in it physical reactions whose causal efficiency gets exhausted, so that the reactions cannot continue their causal series. In exchange, they become sensorially known. On them the mind then takes efficient initiatives – whereby minds acquire intellectual development – generating changes. The broken causal sequence seems to be what enables minds for their biological role. Summary in technical terms: Observers’ localization in nature might be relativistically moving particles whose motion is physiologically modulated. Transdisciplinary clues imply that speed variation is imposed onto some action carriers of a force field by their coupling with intensity variations of an overlapping field. The operations of observers (minds or existentialities) in nature seem localized in such actions carriers, slightly slowed from near-c speed motion by electroneurobiological variations – which thus gate the observer’s time resolution and put her or him in operative connection or disconnection with the surroundings. Thereby minds and sensory knowledge appear in a particular point of causal sequences. ---------------- Keywords: Piaget causality mental causation evolution volition free-will pleasure/pain awareness self-consciousness evolution attention genetic epistemology gnoseology philosophical anthropology cerebral biophysics brain- mind relationships cadacualtez cadacualtic cilia ciliary cellular cognition electroneurodynamics engram epistemology memory mind-brain mind definition memoria nervous system evolution neural networks neurobiology cognitive neuroscience neuropsychiatry noergy nous-poietikos ontology consciousness paleontology person philosophy Precambrian psychopathology psychology psychism psychiatry recall special-relativity semovience sleep-biophysics shock soul time perception interval transform ultrahistory schizophrenia Turing machines vegetative artificial-life

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Keywords:Piaget causality mental causation evolution volition free-will pleasure/pain awareness self-consciousness evolution attention genetic epistemology gnoseology philosophical anthropology cerebral biophysics brain- mind relationships cadacualtez cadacualtic cilia ciliary cellular cognition electroneurodynamics engram epistemology memory mind-brain mind definition memoria nervous system evolution neural networks neurobiology cognitive neuroscience neuropsychiatry noergy nous-poietikos ontology consciousness paleontology person philosophy Precambrian psychopathology psychology psychism psychiatry recall special-relativity semovience sleep-biophysics shock soul time perception interval transform ultrahistory schizophrenia Turing machines vegetative artificial-life
Subjects:Biology > Animal Cognition
ID Code:4662
Deposited By:Bains, Dr Paul
Deposited On:26 Dec 2005
Last Modified:11 Mar 2011 08:56

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