About Materialistic Concept of Discovery Mechanism. Inside and Outside the Brain

#8. The Repertoire of Domination
About Materialistic Concept of Discovery Mechanism. Inside and Outside the Brain

Discoveries model, containing information from the future, is contrary to the “arrow of time”, if the system is open, or to inability for spontaneous entropy reduction within it, if it is closed (self-contained). Top representatives of science, defending the materialist concept of creativity, run into a barrier, on the other side of which they are already expected by religious philosophers.

Properties of Complex Problems Solution Methods

#7. Pandora’s Deceit
Properties of Complex Problems Solution Methods

The article formulates and discusses in details two fundamental properties of cognitive processes activation methods for solving the IV level complexity problems. Complexity level is determined by some type of cognitive process, which is considered from gnoseological positions.

On the Materialistic Concept of Discovery Mechanism.Subconsciousness

#7. Pandora’s Deceit
On the Materialistic Concept of Discovery Mechanism.Subconsciousness

We can only consciously use the subconsciousness just like once we used a thermometer without knowing the nature and meaning of the term “temperature”. If we have recourse to the image of network (thin cloth), which incorporates all the objects of Being, the subconscious mind of a creative person can be perceived like a spider, sensitive to its slightest “twitches” caused by the influence of information grains. Just as a cell assimilates inorganic nutrition components into its living substance, thinking captures and assimilates previously extraneous, not related to it components.

Game Theory and Real Options in the Investment Policy of Enterprises

#6. Territory Without Aims?
Game Theory and Real Options in the Investment Policy of Enterprises

The possibility of joint implementation of real options theory and game theory as applied to the subjects of the national economy modernizes the system of strategic management. Scenario analysis of competitive enterprises in framework of the market structure of “oligopoly” is presented. The mathematical apparatus of game theory allowing to use competitive enterprise management component as a strategic driver is explained. An example is given illustrating the possibility of exercising rights to specific activities in order to increase the capitalization of company, and the expansion of competitive advantage by optimizing strategic policy.

On the Materialist Concept of Discovery Mechanism. Links

#6. Territory Without Aims?
On the Materialist Concept of Discovery Mechanism. Links

Each object of Being, including thinking, determines links that it creates to other objects and at the same time is determined by them. From their number and nature depends, in particular, the possibility of the object development (structuring), including the discovery, having the character of bifurcations.

On the Materialist Concept of Discovery Mechanism. Algorithmic aspect

#5. The Forerunners of Memory

Approaches to the nature of creativity are divided into materialistic ones and not quite. In the present article the author pays tribute to the materialist conception.

Paradoxes and Prospects of Civilizational Dynamics

#4. Cognitive Dissonance

World of civilizations at the beginning of the new century suddenly came across four paradoxes, which called into question further existence of this world, the future of humanity.

Catharsis or Apocalypse? Analysis of Modernity Through the Lens of Functional and Pathological Systems

#3. Conceptual viruses

Having knowledge on the harmony of functional systems and destructive capabilities of pathological system can guide us through catharsis without plunging into the apocalypse.

Catharsis or Apocalypse? Analysis of the Present Through the Prism of Functional and Pathological Systems

#2. The Ice Age

The present systemic crisis of the human population is not the norm from the theory of self-regulation systems viewpoint: it is caused by yet little studied effect of “pathological system”.