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Dream and Truth in Borges' "The Circular Ruins"
From the analysis of "The Circular Ruins" by Jorge Luis Borges, the enigma of sleep is addressed in the dream. It is argued that, as an unconscious formation, the dream within the dream concerns the truth in its fictive ...
Dream characteristics in a Brazilian sample: an online survey focusing on lucid dreaming
(Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 2013-12-10)
During sleep, humans experience the offline images and sensations that we call dreams, which are typically emotional and lacking in rational judgment of their bizarreness. However, during lucid dreaming (LD), subjects ...
Psychosis and the Control of Lucid Dreaming
(Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do NorteBrasilUFRN, 2016)
Dreaming and psychosis share important features, such as intrinsic sense perceptions independent of external stimulation, and a general lack of criticism that is associated with reduced frontal cerebral activity. Awareness ...
Neurobiology and clinical implications of lucid dreaming
Several lines of evidence converge to the idea that rapid eye movement sleep (REMS) is a good model to foster our understanding of psychosis. Both REMS and psychosis course with internally generated perceptions and lack ...
Singularidade e universalidade em A interpretação dos sonhos, de Sigmund Freud
(Universidade Federal de São CarlosBRUFSCarPrograma de Pós-graduação em Filosofia e Metodologia das Ciências, 2013-09-26)
In The interpretation of dreams, Freud presents a rich material of dream analyses, which is articulated with the establishment of general theses about the dream, leading into the metapsychological formulations about the ...
The interpretation of dream meaning: Resolving ambiguity using Latent Semantic Analysis in a small corpus of text
Computer-based dreams content analysis relies on word frequencies within predefined categories in order to identify different elements in text. As a complementary approach, we explored the capabilities and limitations of ...
The dreams of reason
(Universidad Veracruzana, 2008)