Programming the Human Biocomputer

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The parallels between the human brain and computers is easy to see today. But in the 1950’s when John Lilly developed his theory of the human biocomputer, this was a dramatic new way of viewing humans. Much like a driver can step out of the car, we are not our biocomputer. The Self is something far greater and more mysterious. Rooted in his extensive knowledge of neurophysiology, neuroanatomy and electronics and developed through personal experimentation in the sensory isolation tank which he invented, Lilly ...
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Overview


The parallels between the human brain and computers is easy to see today. But in the 1950’s when John Lilly developed his theory of the human biocomputer, this was a dramatic new way of viewing humans. Much like a driver can step out of the car, we are not our biocomputer. The Self is something far greater and more mysterious. Rooted in his extensive knowledge of neurophysiology, neuroanatomy and electronics and developed through personal experimentation in the sensory isolation tank which he invented, Lilly presents a method for learning to manipulate—to drive the bio-robot, which is our vehicle here on Earth. robots. This manual shows how to step out of the mind-body and find out who we really are.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781579510657
  • Publisher: Ronin Publishing
  • Publication date: 11/28/2003
  • Pages: 144
  • Sales rank: 837,845
  • Product dimensions: 5.54 (w) x 8.50 (h) x 0.48 (d)

Table of Contents

Preface 9
Introduction 11
1 Human BioComputer 14
2 Inner realities 21
3 What are we? 26
4 Theory 33
5 Self-metaprogramming 41
6 Pavlovian programming 48
7 Skinnerian programming 56
8 The thinking machine 63
9 Science vs. religion 74
10 Basic metaprograms of existence 79
11 Personal metaprogram language 86
12 Programming chemicals 96
13 Training sessions 105
14 Projection principles 114
15 Logic system 124
16 Evasions 132
17 Coalitions & interlock 141
18 Computer interlock 152
19 Metaprogramming body image 161
20 Perception and belief interactions 165
21 Positive-system state 171
22 Major metaprograms 174
John Cunningham Lilly, M.D. 181
Afterwood 185
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