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Consciousness: a Simpler Approach to the Mind-Brain Problem

Iglowitz, Jerome (2001) Consciousness: a Simpler Approach to the Mind-Brain Problem. [Preprint]

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Abstract

No explicit model of consciousness has ever been presented. This paper defines the beginnings of such a model based in mathematicians' "implicit definition" as compounded with virtual reality. Dennett's "color phi" argument suggests the necessary extension to fit real minds. I conclude that the mind is wholly intentional and virtual.

Item Type:Preprint
Keywords:implicit definition, model of consciousness, Cassirer, logic, information, intentionality, virtual reality
Subjects:Biology > Animal Cognition
Psychology > Perceptual Cognitive Psychology
Philosophy > Philosophy of Mind
ID Code:1727
Deposited By:Iglowitz, Jerome
Deposited On:02 Aug 2001
Last Modified:11 Mar 2011 08:54

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