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In the final analysis, human decisions are informed by the Cognitive Systems but made by the Emotive Systems.  Why?  Because Emotive, also called Affective, Processing Systems are where the 'Should-Do' is finalized.  

See "Descartes Error" and other works by Hanna and Antonio Damasio.

To expect MPs to make only rational decisions is to expect the impossible, things have gone beyond that.

She believed in nothing; only her skepticism kept her from being an atheist. -- Jean-Paul Sartre

by ATinNM on Mon Apr 8th, 2019 at 04:38:55 PM EST
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