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Re: logic problem


"Pelley, John" <[log in to unmask]>


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Sat, 6 Nov 1999 11:52:09 -0600





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I don't mean to ruin good humor with a serious follow up, but feng-shui
would also teach intuitive skills due to its emphasis on visualizing

my best,


John W. Pelley, Ph.D. mailto:[log in to unmask]
Texas Tech Univ. HSC, Lubbock, TX 79430
voice: 806-743-2543 /FAX: 806-743-2990

 -----Original Message-----
From: Helen M. Sabin [mailto:[log in to unmask]]
Sent: Monday, October 25, 1999 9:07 PM
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Subject: Re: logic problem

As to # 3 on your list: try feng shui-it works wonders.
Helen Sabin

Pelley, John wrote:
> I'm not so sure that you can lay the blame to visual, auditory, or
> stress. In this chapter I have a list of recommendations for each of the
> four functions to develop that mode of thinking through recreation, the
> strategy being that recreation is a less threatening setting. The
> recommendations are preceded with the admonition to keep one's mind off of
> human implications and values and focus on what makes logical sense. Also,
> it is helpful to do these things with a friend who is a thinking type.
> 1. Take turns with your friends pointing out and analyzing the emotional
> arguments in political speeches and in advertisements
> 2. Learn to play chess or bridge or other games of strategy. The necessity
> to follow logical rules in order to compete will develop your thinking
> skills. (This incidentally also develops perceptual skills that are an
> integral part of logical thinking)
> 3. Try to discover the most efficient way to do different tasks in
> situations such as at home or at school. Discuss with your spouse or
> roommate how to arrange your home or apartment to be more efficient. Try
> to offend anybody while you are doing this!

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