Re: "Bipolar mind"

DrGiuseppe (
3 Feb 1995 13:54:16 -0500

The book was called "The origins of conciousness and the breakdown of the
bicameral mind" by Julian Jaynes. I can't believe I remembered that title
from so long ago, but the book did leave a big impression on me. As I
recall, it was a wild, completely speculative theory, but it was
interesting. I would be interested in knowing what people in this field
think of his theory, and if anyone else ever followed up on it. Being a
dentist, I dont get much chance to read these things. Bicuspids more than