Reflections cont'd (2)
Diane Frances Lesley-Neuman
Diane.Lesley-neuman at colorado.edu
Thu Mar 23 01:33:21 UTC 2006
You are calling upon concepts and images built and generated by experience.
Diane Lesley-Neuman, M. Ed.
Institute for Cognitive Science
University of Colorado at Boulder
Quoting "Mark P. Line" <mark at polymathix.com>:
> Diane Frances Lesley-Neuman wrote:
> > "Reality makes language intelligible.""Language makes reality
> > intelligible."
> > How about Carol Fowler and Direct Realism?
> I can see images in my mind when I hallucinate, and there's no direct
> realism involved. I can see images in my mind when I imagine a scene with
> my eyes closed, and there's no direct realism involved. Why would I want
> to postulate that there's anything special, much less more direct or more
> realistic, about perception? If direct realists had any *evidence* of
> something special, they wouldn't have to postulate it.
> -- Mark
> Mark P. Line
> San Antonio, TX
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