Re: Altered states of consciousness

2009-03-27 Thread Bruno Marchal
On 21 Mar 2009, at 19:55, Johnathan Corgan wrote: On Fri, 2009-03-20 at 17:02 +1100, Kim Jones wrote: Why would people dismiss the subjective experience of hallucinogens as chaos? This is simply the observation that the action of hallucinogens on consciousness is often dismissed as

Re: Altered states of consciousness

2009-03-27 Thread Kim Jones
On 28/03/2009, at 4:46 AM, Bruno Marchal wrote: Some hallucinogens go even further than this, and introduce an element of amnesia for semantic and episodic memories, such that users report the experience of forgetting that I had taken a drug, that I was human, or even what being human