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.
These coherence 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 hypothetical
Analogical coherence can be understood as simultaneous satisfaction
of multiple constraints involving similarity, structure, and purpose within
example of analogical coherence is how Charles
Darwin used artificial selection, animal husbandry and plant breeding, as
an analogy to explain natural
Analogical coherence is absolutely neccessary for
comprehension of text
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.
coherence involves concepts as foundational elements and their relationship to
There is abundant experimental and computational
evidence that whole concepts are
a psychologically realistic category
of mental representation not reducible to propositions.
Association of concepts can be understood in terms of
Many psychological phenomena
concerning how stereotypes are applied can be explained in terms of
If 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
Generation of new elements is sometimes driven by incoherence.
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 elements.
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 ethics.
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.
detachment through rational dissociation leaves one vulnerable to unforeseen
threats in the surrounding environment.
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