Wednesday, 26 November 2014

Sensing Topology: Cognition & Desideration

Halliday & Matthiessen (1999: 143-4): 
Cognition and desideration are different from both [emotion and perception] in that they can project (ie bring the content of consciousness into existence), can stand for modalities, and are not in general like either behaviour or ascription; they may be interpreted as the most central classes of sensing.