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Toward a Theory of Man: Precision of Essentic Form in Living Communication

  • Manfred Clynes

Abstract

As we find out more about brain function, events in the brain associated with being and experience become amenable to description in terms of ordered, lawful processes and relationships, and so the division of the world into observer and the observed is transformed and needs to be re-examined.

Keywords

Pulse Shape Rhythmic Pattern Sentic State High Inertia Essentic Form 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Manfred Clynes
    • 1
  1. 1.Research CenterRockland State HospitalOrangeburgUSA

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