Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

Consciousness, philosophy: The experience of differences along with a freedom of choice as opposed to purely automatic responses. See also intentionality, identity theory, other minds.
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Papineau, David
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David Papineau
Consciousness Metzinger I 316
Consciousness/Papineau: no natural species, but category with central examples. No common physical characteristic for all states of consciousness, only typical effects. - Nevertheless, consciousness is a higher-level property and therefore has causes.

Papi I
D. Papineau
Thinking about Consciousness Oxford 2004

Metz I
Th. Metzinger (Hrsg.)
Bewusstsein Paderborn 1996

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