Creative Dialogues: Discovery, Invention, and Understanding in Sleep-Wakefulness Research

  • Paul G. Dell


The scientific dialogue that is pursued by a researcher between his curiosity and the objects of his research is in reality the culmination of two earlier ones which may be called the evolutionary and the cultural dialogue. Born as a human being into a given culture, his mind has been shaped by his social and cultural milieu. And as Homo sapiens he is one of the links in the dialogue of the species with the outside world.


Reticular Formation Casual Observation Scientific Dialogue Pontine Tegmentum Arousal Reaction 
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