|Computation, Philosophy: among others, the hypothesis that the brain processes signals by algorithms. It is the question of how distinct a mapping relation must be or can ever be between unspecified symbols. Another problem is how far both sides have to be designed semantically.|
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Computation/Chalmers: In most of my considerations, I hypothesized a neuron-for-neuron simulation to get conscious experiences, but there may be other forms, e.g. the reflection of causal processes of a system.
Universality/Computation/Chalmers: the often-conjugated universality of computational systems is that systems that can evoke consciousness can be organized in a completely different way, > connectivism, > symbol manipulation.
The Conscious Mind Oxford New York 1996
Constructing the World Oxford 2014