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"When Julian Jaynes . . . speculates that until late in the twentieth millennium b.c. men had no consciousness but were automatically obeying the voices of the gods, we are astounded but compelled to follow this remarkable thesis."
Some of the best theory 'food for thought' in a long time. Reading the book cover to cover is to experience a very convincing case. Read morePublished 10 days ago by Trey Menefee
This is the brilliant work of a genius. Read it carefully and you see the seeds of many later derivative ideas, but here they are woven into a coherent whole that is just... Read morePublished 13 days ago by OldDad
Jaynes interpretation of human psychological development is a strange, yet compelling and thought provoking thesis.Published 2 months ago by Amazon Customer
Brilliant, unexpected and novel theory of consciousness. You might not agree Jaynes' ideas, but his arguments are fascinating and evidence oddly compelling. Read morePublished 2 months ago by James Jarvis
To think that modern man has lost a part of his mind, and his consciousness! Reading this large tome will bring you into different thoughts, different thought forms, and it is easy... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Carol Rae Bradford