#mind

Conscious

A hard topic to write about. I expected a bit more since Sam Harris (her husband) and some other notable authors and scientists have recommended the book.

From Bacteria to Bach and Back

Dennett’s latest attempt at explaining our mind and its evolution.

Gödel, Escher, Bach

Probably the hardest book I’ve ever read. If you want to get the overall idea, read I am a strange loop instead.

How to Create a Mind

Hard to tell if the book is really so bad by the blink but I was expecting little more from such an author.

I Am a Strange Loop

Hofstadter’s Law, which states, “It always takes longer than you think it will take, even when you take into account Hofstadter’s Law”), (Wednesday, June 19, 2013, 03:26 PM, page 457-58) publish-or-perish pressures, or perhaps even worse, the relentless pressures of grant-chasing. (Wednesday, June 19, 2013, 04:05 PM, page 502-3) I wish that more thinkers wrote in a first-person fashion. (Wednesday, June 19, 2013, 04:12 PM, page 512-13) It is curious, how one often mistrusts one’s own opinions if they are stated by someone else.