The Waking Stream of Consciousness

  • Kenneth S. Pope
  • Jerome L. Singer


The importance of a psychological study of man’s consciousness was affirmed by no less a psychologist than Ivan Pavlov:

Psychology, in so far as it concerns the subjective state of man, has a natural right to existence; for our subjective world is the first reality with which we are confronted. (Pavlov, 1927 p. 329)


Reflective Thought Optokinetic Nystagmus Neural Firing Personal Consciousness Unfinished Business 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Kenneth S. Pope
    • 1
  • Jerome L. Singer
    • 2
  1. 1.Gateways Hospital and Mental Health CenterLos AngelesUSA
  2. 2.Department of PsychologyYale UniversityNew HavenUSA

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