Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Consciousness, philosophy: The experience of differences along with a knowledge about alternatives as opposed to purely automatic responses. See also intentionality, identity theory, other minds.

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Annotation: The above characterizations of concepts are neither definitions nor exhausting presentations of problems related to them. Instead, they are intended to give a short introduction to the contributions below. – Lexicon of Arguments.
 
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II Patricia Smith Churchland Die Neurobiologie des Bewusstseins - Was können wir von ihr lernen? In Hügli/Lübcke (Hrsg) Philosophie im 20. Jahrhundert, Reinbek 1993
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Consciousness/Representation/Antonio Damasio Thesis: the body representation provides the framework for self-representation, which in turn is the starting point for modality-specific consciousness as well as for other consciousness.


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Damas I
Antonio R. Damasio
Descartes’ Irrtum: Fühlen, Denken und das menschliche Gehirn München 2004




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