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Cognition: Theory, Measurement, Implications

June 2013 / Feature Articles

Maretha Prinsloo and Paul Barrett

Maretha Prinsloo

Maretha Prinsloo

Abstract

Paul Barrett

Paul Barrett

Given the spectrum of consciousness as postulated by various consciousness theorists, cognition, according to Wilber’s All Quadrants All Levels (AQAL) metatheory merely represents a developmental “line” or “stream”, and does not encapsulate the essence or apex of consciousness. However, as proposed in a previous article on consciousness theory (Prinsloo, 2012), the fractal nature of the various “streams or lines” of development reflects that of the overall