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Denial

(Science: psychology) Refusal to admit the truth or reality of a situation or experience.


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It matters in exactly the same way that evolution matters. The denial of free will is at least as irrational as the denial of evolution, both are observable. I still do not understand: how do you observe free will? I don't even know how to study that, because ...

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by biohazard
Mon Dec 16, 2013 8:38 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Do We Have The Freedom Of Choice?
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... or philosophical aspect of free will is just the question: does it really matter? It matters in exactly the same way that evolution matters. The denial of free will is at least as irrational as the denial of evolution, both are observable. If we deny that which is observably the case, then we ...

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by ughaibu
Thu Oct 24, 2013 8:57 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Do We Have The Freedom Of Choice?
Replies: 27
Views: 19222

Is evolution as simple as we think?

That's the best you can come up with after a week? I think I'll let the readers of this thread judge for themselves our relative levels of denial and scientific expertise. I only jumped into this thread briefly to clarify your position for others, which I think I have accomplished. Best of ...

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by wbla3335
Sat Jul 20, 2013 10:29 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Is evolution as simple as we think?
Replies: 38
Views: 16493

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Now, I may have not fully understood your example, as to me it still seems that you take the one exit you take based on the stimulus obtained from your environment. . . Determinism is a global thesis; a world is determined if the following three conditions obtain: 1) at all times the world has a de...

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by ughaibu
Sun Apr 07, 2013 9:14 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Do We Have The Freedom Of Choice?
Replies: 27
Views: 19222

Why do you believe in Neo-Darwinian Theory?

Also - "denial" has nothing to do with any scientific process. A person can deny it all they want when someone says the world is spherical, not flat... A person can deny it all they want when someone says Einstein is more ...

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by possibilitymagazine
Thu Sep 13, 2012 12:11 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Why do you believe in Neo-Darwinian Theory?
Replies: 13
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