The whole enchilada: Leibniz, the first person, third person, and the brain. 
A new mind-brain model for the post-analytic post-materialist world. 
[Please feel free to use whatever I have written on the topic of Leibniz 
to advance your own theory of the mind and brain. All copyrights  
are released and may be freely used. I am 72 years old and do 
not need any more publications. -RBC.] 
We are now in a position of assembling the 
various parts of a new, comprehensive mind/brain 
model, incorporating in it what we believe to be the  
philosophy of the 21st century, that of Leibniz's platonism. 
As discussed  previously, B Russell observed that 
there are two forms of knowledge, which we can assign 
to the hemi-cerebral model of the brain: 
a) The left brain metaphor-- This deals with  what Russell  
called "knowledge" by description. This is the rational doman 
of analytic philosophy, so it deals in linear sequences. 
  It can also be called the Third Person singular. 
b) The right brain metaphor-- this is what is left out of the materialist 
and analytic models of the mind and brain. It is Russell's "knoeledge 
by acquaintance", namely, the world of experience, that of perception, 
comnsciousness, ? that of the First Person singular. It nonlinear and  
This is submitted to all as the new paradigm of the mind and brain 
which needs further developing by others. 
Dr.  Roger B Clough  NIST (ret.) [1/1/2000] 
See my Leibniz site at

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