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Questioning Reality: Do I Exist?

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Sean Feldspar is a teenager whose intellectual abilities are growing alongside his brain during this crucial period of development. He is wondering if he actually exists, if he is dreaming or, even worse, if he is in someone else’s reality. Which phrase by which major figure in psychology would address Sean’s concern?​

A

Cogito Ergo Sum (I think therefore I am)—Rene Descartes

B

Stream of consciousness—William James

C

Biology is destiny—Sigmund Freud

D

The real problem is not whether machines think but whether men do—B.F. Skinner

E

The distinguishing characteristics of mind are of a subjective sort—Wilhelm Wundt