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  • Title: PoSA: Introduction - Rudolf Steiner as a Philosopher
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    • the reality which is bound to the brain; this “reflection,” of course,
  • Title: PoSA: Chapter II: The Fundamental Urge For Knowledge
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    • thinking takes place in the brain much in the same way that digestion takes
    • as well as the brain and the molecular vibrations which are thought to go on
  • Title: PoSA: Chapter III: Thinking in the Service of Understanding the World
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    • activity. How one material process in my brain causes or influences another
    • all. What I see when I observe thinking is not what process in my brain
    • am not directed by the material processes in my brain. In a less
    • of brain physiology at the same time. Today many people find it difficult to
    • “The brain secretes thoughts as the liver does gall or the spittle-glands
  • Title: PoSA: Chapter IV: The World as Perception
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    • further to the brain. Here at last the central organs are stimulated in
    • What goes on in the brain is connected by so many intermediate processes
    • What the brain ultimately transmits to the soul is neither external
    • brain. But even these are not directly perceived by the soul; what we
    • finally have in consciousness are not brain processes at all, but
    • the process which occurs in the brain when I sense the red. The red is caused
    • by the processes in the brain and appears again only as an effect of this in
    • the brain. The sensations of hardness and softness are transmitted to me by
    • into bodies the separate sensations transmitted through the brain. My brain
    • brain and through the brain to the soul.
    • optic nerve to the brain, and there releases another process. This is not
    • in the brain. As yet it does not enter my consciousness, but is first placed
    • vain; in the nerve: in vain; in the brain: in vain once more; in the soul:
    • nerves and the brain process, and no less in regard to what takes place in
    • and brain processes; all I do is only add new perceptions, within the
    • processes in my brain, even though my assumptions become more and more
    • hypothetical the nearer I get to the central processes in the brain. But the
    • brain, ceases, in fact, with what I should observe if I could treat the brain
    • from brain-process to sensation, there is a gap in the path of observation.
  • Title: PoSA: Chapter V: The Act of Knowing the World
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    • transmission between sense organs and brain. In each of these spheres I
  • Title: PoSA: Chapter IX: The Idea of Freedom
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    • brain-processes or unconscious spiritual processes lying behind the

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