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Nov
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revised How does a woman reject an unsuitable man?
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asked How does a woman reject an unsuitable man?
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Oct
28
accepted Can a brain be modeled as a simplified interaction of different states and their triggers?
Oct
28
comment Can a brain be modeled as a simplified interaction of different states and their triggers?
I've added an image to help illustrate the question better. Using higher level programming languages one can create "state machines" to perform specific functions. I'm interested if the brain can be studied as a product of states interacting in a state machine fashion.
Oct
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revised Can a brain be modeled as a simplified interaction of different states and their triggers?
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Oct
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comment Can a brain be modeled as a simplified interaction of different states and their triggers?
I looked up those concepts, they psychological and very broad and static (for example personality types). The states that I hope to get more info about are more biological in nature and more discrete. They have an affect cognition and psychology, but they are transient
Oct
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asked Can a brain be modeled as a simplified interaction of different states and their triggers?
Oct
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accepted Why some people do not perform well with ambiguity and uncertainty?
Oct
7
revised Are there innate differences between men's and women's behavior?
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Oct
7
answered Why does even the most rational brain forget logic in a dream?
Oct
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asked Are Free Will and Motivation related?
Oct
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answered Does intentionally being aware of an emotion or thought pattern increase the incidence of that thought pattern?
Sep
30
comment What would happen if we cut the corpus callosum?
May be related: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dual_consciousness_%28neuroscience%29
Sep
30
comment very weird Split Brain Dual Consciousness experiments references on Wikipedia
Sounds related to my question here: cogsci.stackexchange.com/questions/10504/…
Sep
25
asked Why some people do not perform well with ambiguity and uncertainty?
Sep
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answered Why do people want what they don't have now?
Sep
23
comment Are there studies about religious belief similar to the ones about superstition among animals?
There are countless thousands of superstitions that arise out of people trying to project/protect illusion of control over the chaotic world. Higher religions typically arise out of mystical experiences, for example: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/God_helmet I'm sure such experiences are neither available to animals nor can be fully interpreted by them