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Integrated Information Theory: research about concrete mechanisms, their emergence and specialization?

I am reading articles about IIT (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Integrated_information_theory) and many accompanying articles, but they talk essentially nothing about the 1) concrete mechanisms; 2) ...
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Is cognitive distortions more fixated than cognitive biases?

I get that due to our heuristic, we can have cognitive bias. However, it is simply out of our awareness, and if someone else points them out correctly, we are easy to accept that (maybe with ...
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Is there any source to study about common belief system?

Occasionally I hear my friends who have psychological disorders complain that healthy people don't understand what they feel. Therefore they prefer to be supported by someone who also has ...
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Can one claim that a person is having cognitive distortion and be always correct?

What is cognitive distorion? According to Wikipedia, "cognitive distortion are thoughts that cause individuals to perceive reality inaccurately". It is a negative outlook on reality, ...