Re: virus: Metasystem Transition

Lior Golgher (
Tue, 28 Jan 1997 16:22:21 -0800

I excerpted:
> >control of position = movement
> > control of movement = irritability (simple reflex)
> > control of irritability = (complex) reflex
> > control of reflex = associating (conditional reflex)
> > control of associating = human thinking
> > control of human thinking = culture

And Dave replied:
> Everyone check this out. They're NEARLY right...

As far as I understand, they posted it as a vague model intended to
exemplify the concept of metasystems. 'THE right model of life' is a
crown they've never claimed. But the third and the fourth step seem
especially logical. What do you aim by 'nearly'? What's your view of it?


PS: Oh Erik, is this message yet another try to become the list's