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Cognizance-Conducting Compound Mode (QEE-Pi)

Title_ Compound Modes in Cognitive Architectures_ A Multidimensional Exploration (1)
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The current understanding of compound modes serves as a fundamental hypothesis that underpins our research. Our objective is to present a gradual and illuminating unveiling of exemplary examples that provide concrete evidence of the validity and potential of this concept.

These carefully selected examples serve as tangible demonstrations, revealing the profound intricacies and subtle interplay that arise when different cognitive modes seamlessly integrate. Through the analysis of these illustrations, we delve deeper into the emergent properties and distinctive qualities that characterize compound modes. They serve as transformative milestones, paving the way for further exploration and investigation into the diverse permutations and manifestations of these cognitive phenomena.

It is crucial to acknowledge the richness and complexity of the topic of compound modes, which merits ongoing exploration and rigorous analysis. As our research advances, our subsequent publications will delve into greater detail, unraveling the intricacies and unveiling the far-reaching implications of these compound modes.

Compound Modes: An Overview

Compound modes arise from developmental processes and materialize through the amalgamation of various mode conjunctions. They function to consolidate a singular mode during foundational development, while incorporating additional modes in more advanced developmental stages. The integration of these modes produces a synergistic effect, augmenting the collective capabilities of individual cognitive modes and yielding a more efficacious and adaptive cognitive system characterized by heightened cognitive dynamics. However, this increased adaptability and dynamics are accompanied by a trade-off in the form of diminished specialization within specific processes. Fundamentally, while cognitive dynamics facilitate a broader distribution of psychic energy and encourage adaptability, specialization focuses on strengthening particular processes at the cost of reduced dynamics and adaptability.

For instance, the Mode of Cognizance can integrate through any pair of opposites within its four conjunctions: Conducting, Revision, Interaction, and Analysis. If it integrates through Conducting and Revision, the subsequent developmental step will involve conjunctions to Interaction or Analysis. This illustrates that compound modes exemplify the evolving nature of development, underscoring the inclusion and exclusion of processes through integration involving opposites.

Exploring the Quasi-Interaction Compound Mode (QEE-Pi) 

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​Introverted Perception (Pi)


Extroverted Perception (Pe)

​Extroverted Judgment (Je)

​Introverted Judgment (Ji)

In the cognitive arena where mental landscapes intertwine and melodies of thought resonate, there exists a subtle, complex dance - a dance of the mind known as Cognizance-Conducting (QEE-Pi). A delicate orchestration of three actors: Extroverted Perception (Pe), Introverted Perception (Pi), and Extroverted Judgment (Je), where each plays a distinct part yet intertwines in a symphony of cognition, a ballet of the psyche.

Picture the mind's stage as an untouched beach, whereupon the gentle touch of time and tide inscribe their narrative. As the tide flows and recedes, it mirrors the role of Pi, the introverted perception, the quiet architect of cognition. Silently, it collects the stories of the sea, imprints them into the sand, shaping a personalized tale. Whether it speaks of the timeless ebb and flow of Ni or whispers the sensory echoes of Si, each grain of sand embodies an experience, a perception, a fragment of the self.

Caught in the embrace of the sea and the land, the wind, Pe, sweeps across this scene. The messenger of the external world, it carries with it whispers from distant lands, echoes of foreign seas, painting a vibrant mosaic of reality. Unseen, yet profoundly felt, it traces the contours of the rocks, ruffles the surface of the sea, and leaves its mark on the sands of time. It is the dynamic, extroverted perception - absorbing, engaging, tirelessly painting the world in its exquisite detail.

Meanwhile, the steadfast rocks on this beach, immovable yet essential, mirror Extroverted Judgment (Je). They stand resolute against the changing tides, providing structure, shaping the narrative, dictating where the water can and cannot flow. They bear witness to the tales of the sea, lend permanence to its narratives, and guide the course of the swirling currents, much like Je shapes and guides our interactions with the external world.

Yet, in this cerebral painting, an element remains unseen — Introverted Judgment (Ji). Absent Ji, a joyous surrendering arises to the rhythm of experiences, a carnival of the ever-shifting discourse between the granular persona and the cosmic sea of reality. Much like the sea tirelessly adapts under the capricious governance of wind and moon, those journeying aboard the QEE-Pi craft uncover a resilience within the ceaseless reconfiguration of their cognitive topography. Their perspective shifts towards a less trodden course, an object-focused outlook, akin to a mariner harmoniously surrendering to the enigmatic undulations of the sea.

And so, we find ourselves back at the dance, the ballet of the psyche. Much like the mind's stage that was once an untouched beach, the cognitive arena pulses with the harmonious rhythm of the dance, where the ebb and flow of the tide, the whispers of the wind, and the steadfastness of the rocks paint a continuous, evolving narrative of our cognition. The dance, as it began, continues - a testament to the timeless, intertwined melody of thought and experience that is the Cognizance-Conducting symphony. Original article written June 2, 2023

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