Thursday, September 29, 2016
Why panpsychism fails to solve the mystery of consciousness
Why panpsychism fails to solve the mystery of consciousness | 3tags: "Is consciousness everywhere? Is it a basic feature of the Universe, at the very heart of the tiniest subatomic particles? Such an idea – panpsychism as it is known – might sound like New Age mysticism, but some hard-nosed analytic philosophers have suggested it might be how things are, and it’s now a hot topic in philosophy of mind."