Re: [Fis] _ Re: _ Gödel discussion

2016-05-12 Thread Bruno Marchal
Dear Alex, dear friends, On 04 May 2016, at 02:49, Alex Hankey wrote: Dear Friends, I was so struck by the group's focus on Gödel's theorems that I went back to John R. Lucas who originated the idea that Gödel's insights imply that the human miind is not a machine - and therefore capable

[Fis] _ Re: _ Gödel discussion

2016-05-03 Thread Alex Hankey
Dear Friends, I was so struck by the group's focus on Gödel's theorems that I went back to John R. Lucas who originated the idea that Gödel's insights imply that the human miind is not a machine - and therefore capable of genuine phenomenal experience. You may find the ideas in the following

[Fis] re Gödel discussion

2016-05-02 Thread Maxine Sheets-Johnstone
Many thanks for your comments, Lou and Bruno. I read and pondered, and finally concluded that the paths taken by each of you exceed my competencies. I subsequently sent your comments to Professor Johnstone—-I trust this is acceptable—asking him if he would care to respond with a brief sketch of