primary types of coherence relevant to assessing
perceptual, and conceptual.
Each category of
coherence relevant to assessing knowledge involves a set of elements and
There are important differences between each of these five primary or
fundamental coherence relations and the principles associated with them.
principles are relevant in assessing the complex of concepts people chose to
apply to a particular situation to make it comprehensible.
Explanatory coherence is fundamentally a
matter of there being a causal relation between what is explained and the
representations that do the explaining.
When an explanatory hypothesis
explains a piece of evidence as does another explanatory hypothesis then there
is coherence to these hypothesis explanations.
Analogical coherence can be understood as
simultaneous satisfaction of multiple constraints involving similarity,
structure, and purpose within differentiated
An example of
analogical coherence is how Charles Darwin
selection, animal husbandry and plant breeding, as an analogy to explain
Analogical coherence is absolutely neccessary for
text involving metaphor.
Deductive coherence is based on purely
deductive relations between propositions.
Deductive coherence looks
for a good fit between general propositions or principles and intuitive
Perceptual coherence involves the assembling
of perceptual knowledge in a
'snapshot' of the existant environment.
includes the visual,
information provided to us by our
No 'sensation' is
simply a matter of taking sensory inputs and interpreting them directly as
sensory inputs are often incomplete or ambiguous.
Doors of Perception are
dependent on sensory
When we focus on
one sense the doors of conscious awareness to the other senses close.
Those senses that have been pushed outside conscious awareness, hidden
behind the Veil of Cognitive Blindness,
now inform only the subconscious.
The conscious mind fills in the
blank spaces to create a whole.
Conceptual coherence involves
concepts as foundational elements and their relationship to one another.
There is abundant experimental and computational evidence that whole
concepts are a psychologically
realistic category of mental representation not reducible to
Association of concepts can be
understood in terms of social
psychological phenomena concerning how stereotypes are applied can be explained
in terms of conceptual-constraint satisfaction.
I am told that someone
is a California Polytechnical State
University educated carpenter, it may be
difficult to reconcile conflicting expectations
associated with the two apparently conflicted concepts.
Surprise is an emotional
reaction that signals that a satisfactory degree of coherence
has not been achieved.
Generation of new elements is sometimes driven
For example, I am trying to understand someone but
fail to form a coherent impression or
attribution, I may be spurred to form new conceptual elements that
can add coherence to the old set of
This reaction triggers hypothesis
formation, as I ask myself how someone with a California Polytechnical
State University Bachelor of Architecture degree could end up working as a
Explanatory, analogical, deductive, perceptual,
and conceptual coherence add up to
a comprehensive, computable,
naturalistic theory of coherence explaining
thought processes used to
These five primary kinds of coherence used in a
rigorous inferential process will expand individual knowledge and
eliminate previous misconceptions
especially when paired with
Tactics in the Art of
coherence is relevant to decision making and
Knowledge comes in a Rainbow
Spiral of shapes and forms.
Balanced peaceful minds
integrate the fundamental
subconscious emotional understanding of reality with
the rational logical
understanding of reality !
To do this in
a natural social culture
people build monolithic
conceptual worldview structures in
a mythical metaphorical
manner to connect the images stored in
this in a social culture steeped in
paralogisms people must build
unconnected conceptual structures in that same
mythical metaphorical way.
Unfortunately doing so leaves one
Those that are rationally dissociated are
detached from body.
dissociation leaves one vulnerable to unforeseen threats in the surrounding
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