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1A Beautiful MindHUM 1020 Critical ThinkingApril 10, 2021InA Beautiful Mind, John Nash experiences schizophrenia and hasdifficulty distinguishing between real life and fantasy. John Nash learned some
2ways to distinguish between what he sees that is real and what he sees that isnot real. One of the tactics he uses is to check with the people around him toensure that his mind is not imagining situations versus what is really going on.Personally, I find the question “how do you know what is real and what is not?”interesting. When we dream, eventually we wake up and realize that realitydiffers from our mind wondering in our sleep. Sometimes, those emotions stillcarry on into our real lives. We can experience anger, sadness, or happiness in adream that differs from a real-life situation. When I am awake, I depend on theactions and emotions of others to understand that what is happening is a real-lifeevent. For example, when I land my dream job, my wife and family share the

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