Review Test Submission: Exercise 5.2 Denite Descriptions &.
Review Test Submission: Exercise 5.2 Denite Descriptions
Review Test Submission: Exercise 5.2 Denite
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How Does Evidence Define Existence?
The question that continues to ponder the minds of people; does God really
exist? The argument between theists and atheists have been
COGNITIVE NEUROSCIENCE AND NEUROPSYCHOLOGY
Defective somatic markers in sub-clinical
Jack van Honk,CA Erno J. Hermans, Peter Putman, Barbara Montagne and
Dennis J. L. G. Schutter
Helmholtz Research Institute, Aective Neuroscience S
Picture on the Left: Times Square
Picture on the Right: Nature Place
Burben Article: idea that goes back to william james. Hey guess what you really want to relax, odds are
most of us bias to the natural setting rather than urban setting [atten
3 Basic Forms of Attention:
Lecture 9: Voluntary vs Involuntary Attention
Lecture 10: Global vs Local
Lecture 11: External vs Internal
Military Soldiers Heightened vigilance, constantly being on the egde. (Voluntary
Attention). Difficult when they come ba
Current Biology Vol 24 No 16
The handface border is one of
the most prominent features of the
primate somatosensory cortex.
A reduction of somatosensory
input, following amputation or
anesthesia, induces perceptual
changes across thi
Patients with hippocampal
Communicated by Endel Tulving, Rotman Research
have a well
their past experiences.
The brain as a flexible task machine: implications
for visual rehabilitation using noninvasive vs.
Lior Reich a, Shachar Maidenbaum a, and Amir Amedi a,b
Purpose of review
The exciting view of our brain as highl
Talk about the IKEA effect
Todays Starting Point:
A problem to solve:
O O O
O O O O
Can you take 3 of the circles and move them around to get the triangle to point downwards?
The Zeigarnik Effect
The tendency to feel dissonance or
Previous class: Decision making and thinking from unconscious/conscious perspective
First: understand the dual-process model of reasoning, and the distinction between System 1 and System
Second: its to understand the idea of processing
A fraction of dynamic loci (178 loci, table S2)
show species-specific differences, whereat the
conserved gene pair was interrupted in the three
strains of one species by genes absent from the
three strains of the other species. These loci
would include si
Ninety percent of my constituents oppose the bill, so we may need to look more
carefully at what may be wrong with this proposal.
a) Ad Populum argument? Y
b) Ad Populum fallacy? N
c) Ad Verecundiam argument? N
d) Ad Verecundiam
1. UFO's exist because their non-existence has not been proven beyond a shadow
of doubt in a scientifically approved way.
a. Ad Ignorantiam argument? Y
b. Ad Ignorantiam fallacy? Y
c. Fallacy of complex questions? N
2. In spite of all the talk, not a sing
1. It is right that men should value the soul rather than the body; for perfection of soul
corrects the inferiority of the body, but physical strength without intelligence does
nothing to improve the mind. [Democritus]
Premise: The perfection of so
University of British Columbia!
Instructor: Dr. Nola Semczyszyn!
TAs: Irwin Chan!
Location: Hennings 201 !
This course is an introduction to the thought and methods of philosophy. Throu
Length: 4-5 pages (or about 1200-1500 words, double spaced).!
Due: Wednesday November 5th in class. Late papers will be deducted 5% per day. Late papers
must be handed in stamped in the philosophy department main ofce Buchannan E 370.
Is Food the New Sex? | Hoover Institution
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February & March 2009
Is Food the New Sex?
by Mary Eberstadt
Tuesday, January 27, 2009
Of all the truly seismic shifts transforming daily life today deeper than our financial fissures, wider even
What does pleasure have to do with the good life?
In Platos Gorgias, the character of Socrates advances a plethora of
arguments against his interlocutor, Callicles, who holds that the good life
is one of pleasures. Socrates claims that our understanding o
Napoleon in the 1800's
We all remember the days that the directory ruled France.
We were bankrupt and were drowning in debts, but the directory
was completely ineffective. That's when Napoleon returned to
Paris, bringing along with him a few
Winter 2014/15 STAT 200
Probability and Random Variables
Do you ever wonder how email spam lters work? In simple terms,
algorithms are developed to screen incoming emails. Each email message
is assigned a spam score (based on whether certai
Winter 2014/15 STAT 200
Chapter 3 Displaying and Describing Categorical Data
Displaying Data for Categorical Variables
For categorical data, the key is to group similar things together.
I. Frequency tables / Relative frequency tables
A (relative) frequenc