Mary and the zombies

Are we more than our bodies? Two famous philosophical thought experiments purport to show that consciousness is more than the sum of biochemical and neuronal activity in our brains and bodies. Consciousness is definitely one of the ‘hard questions’ for those who think the natural world of energy and matter is all that there is. This article at the NYT outlines the issue well.
|Difficulty: Medium |Tag: Philosophy | Time: 5 min |


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